The Water And Power Authority recently raised its rates for electricity, citing an increase in the price of oil. What can the poor consumer do? A lot of little things that can make a big difference, says Victor Somme III, director of the V.I. Energy Office.
Kenneth Jones, horticultural curator at the St. George Botanical Garden of St. Croix, explains the environmental and social imprortance of trees. The following is taken from his book, Native Trees for Community Forests. It is a guide to landscaping with the native trees of St. Croix.