Planning on attending the IUCN World Conservation Congress meeting in Honolulu Sept. 1-10?
If so, you are advised to “go green.”
“Our goal is to have an event that is carbon neutral, plastic free, paper low and produces zero waste,” the group says in a press release. “We need your help to make this goal a reality.”
The Hawaii Convention Center.
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Here’s a few tips:
Hmmm. Wonder how they’ll handle restrooms.
The IUCN Congress, whose theme is “Planet at the Crossroads,” is expected to gather folks from around the world.
President Barack Obama is rumored as a possible attendee, although I’m guessing he still fly gas-guzzling, carbon-non-neutral Air Force One.
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