Tags » Conservation

7 of the Best Reasons to Recycle

In today’s environmentally-conscious world, most people have recycled at least a few times in their lives. Though many individuals take great effort to recycle the various bottles and paper that they use on a daily basis, others are not quite so involved in the movement. 899 more words


Mark Avery: Battling the Inglorious

Backed by an e-petition with over 100,000 signatures and recently brought up for debate in the Parliament, the campaign to ban driven grouse shooting has come a long way. 935 more words

Chase That Passion

Climate Change This Week: CO2 Levels Zooming Faster, First Protest in Space, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.

And the chances of Donald Trump’s family and fortune surviving climate change are small, dwindling daily and irreversibly… 4,052 more words

Right Whales Veering off Track for Recovery?

Already endangered, North Atlantic right whales face an even more uncertain future following the Southeast’s second-worst calving season since surveys began in the 1980s.

Researchers with Georgia DNR, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, NOAA and Sea to Shore Alliance saw only seven right whales this winter off Georgia, north Florida and South Carolina, traditionally calving central for this species that literally grows as big as a bus. 441 more words

Georgia Wildlife

Iowa general assembly adjourns, still no water quality funding

Jenna Ladd | April 25, 2017

The Iowa Natural Resources and Outdoors Trust Fund remains empty after legislators adjourned the 86th General Assembly on Saturday without passing policy to fund water quality improvement in the state. 291 more words


Seminar 5 - Using light bulbs to protect Africa's lions

From a young age people are taught about lions whether it’s along the lines of “What noise does a lion make?”, through movies like The Lion King and the MGM company logo or as a staple to every zoological collection making lions a firm public favourite, at least to those who don’t have to live with them on a daily basis. 695 more words

Rachel – The Story of Rachel Carson, by Amy Erlich

Told as a series of vignettes about her life, each located in a different environments that influenced her, Amy Erlich’s Rachel – The Story of Rachel Carson… 195 more words