Although around 71% of Earth’s surface is covered with water, just 2.5% is freshwater - and after much of it has gone feeding crops and animals and cooling electric power plants, less than 1% is left for human consumption. No wonder we’ve got a crisis. http://blog.desolenator.com
Encourage Iceland's Ambassador to U.S. to Support Whale Watching, Not Whale Killing! Despite the fact that Iceland is a member of the International Whaling Commission, which has declared a moratorium on commercial whaling, Iceland continues to whale under a politically controversial "reservation" to the moratorium. PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE WIDELY!
Forest. Gaia theory forces us to see that they offer much. Through their capacity to evapotranspirate vast volumes of water vapor, they serve to keep the planet cool by wearing a sunshade of white reflecting cloud. Their replacement by cropland could precipitate a disaster that is global in scale. ” —James Lovelock, in Biodiversity