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You can Now Paddle in a See-Through Kayak to See Florida’s Bioluminescent Waters

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Florida Adventurer, a kayak company in Florida is offering a range of bioluminescence water tours. The tour gives you an amazing experience of viewing the waters coming alive in bright glowing hues in a see-through kayak. You can seek this opportunity majorly in July – October, but can even extend upto January. The brightest displays usually arrive after 9 p.m. This is a natural phenomenon in Florida which occurs mainly due to a chemical reaction in the water that causes Cone Jellyfish and bioluminescent plankton to glow when the water is disturbed.

This phenomenon turns the area’s rivers and lagoons into a glowing paradise that travelers can kayak and paddleboard through. The illumination takes place at any time when the water is disturbed even by a stroke of a paddle or by merely touching the water with one’s hand. One gets too see waves of glowing lights that are indeed a fascinating natural display.

The Florida bioluminescence tour usually occurs on the bioluminescent bay that hosts more glowing plankton than almost anywhere else in the world. The phenomenon is spread across various locations that come together to form the Indian River Lagoon which includes the Banana River, the Indian River, and Mosquito Lagoon. Even dolphins, manatees, and views of the Kennedy Space Center can also be spotted while you take part in bioluminescence tours especially when they weave through mangroves and calm waters.

It is advisable that the visitors check the lunar calendar at the time of planning tours. It has been observed that the best views arrive five days after a full moon when the nights are darkest between July and October. The maximum duration of the tour is usually an hour or an hour and half. You will find a range of outfitters hosting guided tours by kayak and stand up paddleboard. See-through kayaks are one of the most unforgettable ways to experience the scene as the ‘Get Up’ and ‘Go Kayaking’ offer allows the kayakers to glide right over the bioluminescence and ignite it as they paddle and view the ride closely.

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Bringing clean water – Christopher Kenny’s Preservation Earth Project

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Science plainly shows that a human can survive three weeks without food, yet most individuals cannot survive three to four days without water! Dehydration sets in, and the person will go into shock and become vegetative even if they continue to breathe. In other words, water is an essential requirement. A living thing cannot thrive without it. Nonetheless, it is a horrifying truth that billions of people worldwide lack access to safe drinking water. 

In developed countries, when everything from technology to luxury is available, receiving clean water at home is as ‘natural’ as breathing fresh air. Most individuals in advanced nations may not pay much attention to it, but this is not the case for the rest of the globe. Many countries continue to lack access to clean water sources or water appropriate for human use. Safe drinking water, sanitation, and hygiene at home should not be limited to the wealthy or those who live in cities. These are some of the most fundamental human health requirements, and all countries must ensure everyone has access to them.

The Preservation Earth Project (PEP) made its way to Tsaile, New Mexico. Over time, uranium mining, fracking, and pesticide abuse damaged the water supply, resulting in a high occurrence of numerous illnesses. Approximately 35% of the Navajo people do not have access to flowing water, and some must go to a remote location to fill barrels with water from a polluted local spring. 

There is no doubt that climate change is boosting storm strength. Recent natural catastrophes have heightened the need for groups to step up and give support, answers, and relief to individuals affected by such natural disasters. The Preservation Earth Project is a non-profit organization that provides support, education, and solutions to help society transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy.

A look back at Christoper Kenny’s life

Chris Kenny was born in Summit, New Jersey, on May 4, 1961. He was one of twelve children. In 1980, he received a B.A. in economics and finance from Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, North Carolina. He also attended New York University, earning a commercial real estate management degree from the Schack Institute. Since 2018, he has served as the head of Strategy and E-trading at Hartfield, Titus, and Donnelly. Kenny started his career in the U.S. In 1985. He worked as a Treasury Bond Broker. He formerly worked at Bonds.com as the director of fixed income sales and technological development. His academic background is in business and finance. Chris is passionate about developing and promoting renewable energy, mainly when it is used to assist people in need. The potential to aid those in urgent demand as a result of a human-caused environmental or natural disaster is not just a philanthropic act but also a once-in-a-lifetime educational opportunity.

He used solar power on mobile platforms as a backup power source for emergencies, water purification, and water pumping.

His academic credentials are in business and finance. Chris is passionate about developing and promoting renewable energy, mainly when it is used to assist people in need. The potential to aid those in urgent need as a result of a human-caused environmental or natural disaster is not just a philanthropic act but also a once-in-a-lifetime educational opportunity. He has over 38 years of experience in finance as a salesperson, broker, trader, and investor.

Making clean water available to everyone

In 2012, Kenny founded The Preservation Earth Project, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. It provides assistance, education, and alternative energy solutions to help society shift to renewable energy. It was involved and aided Haiti several times after the 2010 earthquake, providing portable solar electricity for water purification and medical facilities. In 2020, the business devised a solution for the Navajos’ contaminated water source. They collaborated with engineers and local officials to build, produce, and install a solar-powered water filtration system for the Navajo people of Tsaile, New Mexico. Other activities have included providing portable solar power to the “Cajun Navy” for rescue and clean-up in areas devastated by the 2015-2021 hurricane season in Louisiana. 

The project designed, delivered, and installed a solar-powered filtration system that will provide clean drinking water to the local Navajo community 365 days a year for many years to come. Several more initiatives are in the works to provide safe drinking water to Native American communities on the Navajo Reservation.

President’s letters of gratitude

President Jimmy Carter sent Chris two heartfelt letters encouraging him to continue his charitable work. He suggested calling Habitat for Humanity and asking if they were interested in collaborating on a few projects. He and Kenny both helped out at the charity. 

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