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Tony Abbott says 'coal is good for humanity' while opening mine. We are subsidising a shrinking export!!

Tony Abbott has declared “coal is good for humanity” while opening a coalmine in Queensland.

The prime minister, who describes himself as a conservationist, said coal was vital to the world and that fossil fuel should not be demonised. 419 more words

Tony Abbott

Celebrating 50 Years of the Wilderness Act

What a wonderful celebration! The pinnacle conservation bill that protected 9.1 million acres of land is turning 50-years-old this year. Signed in 1964, congress passed this act to create a system for Americans to protect lands for their children, grandchildren, and future generations to come. 106 more words

Legacy Land

Environmental Problems in the Ethical Context

It is very difficult to figure out Environmental problems in ethical terms since there are many different viewpoints involved in the natural capital degradation of Earth’s resources. 1,075 more words

Environmental Ethics

In the begining there was the word.


Am I not blessed to live on such a beautiful planet.  To wake up and anticipate the morning dew or the sun giving light to a canvas cloaked in many colors.  452 more words


Music for an Earthy Soul: Range of Light

A beautiful album by S Carey (also drummer and supporting vocalist for Bon Iver) the album was inspired by some of the things I love most, the outdoors (specifically the CA & AZ mountains) and one of my favorite authors, the conservationist, John Muir. 83 more words