5. Bring LED flashlights or lanterns. These require much less power than traditional flashlights and have a longer service life. Shake or wind-up flashlights require no batteries and can last up to 30 hours.
6. Instead of the usual paper or Styrofoam dishes, bring reusable supplies and wash them after the trip. This probably isnít the best time to break out the wedding china, but kids’ plastic plates or plastic reusable dishes will work.
7. The above tip gets counteracted if youíre using soap with toxic chemicals! Be sure to bring biodegradable soap and wash dishes away from water sources.
8. Use Citronella candles. Citronella is a tall grass with a lemony scent and its essential oils are used to repel insects. If you like the good old fashion spray, use organic insect repellent.
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