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2013-09-10 23:27:02

Antioch University New England and ISC-Audubon to develop sustainability and conservation-oriented programs and workshops. Keene, New Hampshire (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Antioch University New England (AUNE) and ISC-Audubon (ISCA) have agreed to work together to develop sustainability and conservation oriented programs and workshops for ISCA members, supporters, partners, and contributors. ISCA is a coalition of sustainability advocacy organizations created to foster sustainable living...

2010-11-01 07:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Marriott Vacation Club is teaming up with Audubon International to further the "greening" of its resorts in North America and the Caribbean region through the Audubon Green Leaf Eco-Rating Program for Hotels. With 28 resorts currently enrolled, Marriott's signature timeshare brand expects to have all 43 resorts in the region participating in the program by next year. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2010-10-06 08:47:00

Promising Leaders Singled Out by Audubon/Toyota to Create Positive Environmental Change NEW YORK, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reviving public gardens and edible landscapes in New Orleans Lower Ninth Ward. Introducing coalfield communities to biofuels. Increasing access for low-income communities to energy efficiency programs. Transforming abandoned lots into vibrant ecosystems. These are just a few ways in which 40 promising conservation leaders will advance their environmental...

2010-05-27 09:19:00

BETHESDA, Md., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The environmental achievements of Marriott-branded hotels in the United Kingdom, including three prestigious green certifications - Carbon Trust Standard, Audubon International Cooperative Sanctuary and Green Tourism - have led The Sunday Times to rank Marriott International, Inc. seventh out of 60 on their "Best Green Companies" list and "Best for Employee Environmental Engagement" on their specialty list. (Logo:...

2009-08-19 13:40:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Crescent Resources Multifamily Development Group's Circle at Concord Mills is the first multifamily community in the country to be certified by Audubon International as an Audubon Signature Sanctuary. The community, which opened in April as the first smoke-free community in the Charlotte region, is surrounded by 30 acres of preserved woods and wetlands. Circle at Concord Mills promotes healthy, fun living with easy access to the attractions around...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.