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California Birding - Central Valley February 2018

Central Valley, California

Driving in from Eureka on the coast, I overnight in Redding. Next night, Colusa. Birding takes you to places you wouldn’t ordinarily go. 259 more words


Dumping Fast Fashion: Why Buying Second Hand is the Way Forward

In an age where instant gratification is just so darn achievable, it’s hard to say no to something we want right this minute. Everybody wants cheap clothes, and in an ideal world, they would all be produced ethically. 1,019 more words

The Environment

6 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Use (And Save our Oceans)

It’s time to get serious.

We all know that there’s a global plastic problem, and it’s impacting on our oceans more than ever. Forbes have recently reported on another whale found washed up on the coast of Spain, and the cause of death was determined to be ingesting  1,036 more words

Politics And Current Events

The Environment: Dr. Sylvia Earle, No water, no life.

About this blog: https://thepicturequotesblogforactivists.wordpress.com/about-this-blog/“No water, no life. No blue,no green”
Dr Sylvia Earle

Sylvia Alice Earle is an American marine biologist, explorer, author, and lecturer. 25 more words

The Environment

A Step in the Right Direction

A Step in the Right Direction


At the beach I saw a bus-stop bench

made entirely out of recycled,

odd, discarded thongs,

lost and left behind by thoughtless tourists… 70 more words

Respect Your Mother Nature. New Ways to Recycle, Reduce, and Reuse.

True story: My co-worker, who is 23-years-old, had a coffee cup from Second Cup. She was about to throw it away in the trash. I asked her to recycle it, and she responded with “I don’t know how.” Ugh youths. 941 more words