I don’t know if Puerto Rico is really known for their snorkeling. I’m sure they’ve got some amazing reefs somewhere but unfortunately, Icacos Island by Fajardo was not one of these places. 181 more words
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Last week, Outside Magazine published an “Obituary for the Great Barrier Reef,” pronouncing the world’s largest coral reef system officially dead. This clickbait headline, designed to draw attention to the disastrous bleaching event that wiped out 22 percent of the reef this year – according to a survey from the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority – instead created widespread social media panic, as many people mistook the somewhat sarcastic article for an actual death sentence. 678 more words
Climate change is real, and one of the seven natural wonders of the world is now paying the consequences.
Plastic Never Disappears
Since the early 1900’s, plastic has become a part of our everyday lives; some are useful and beneficial to us such as reusable water bottles and tupperware. 773 more words