Posts Tagged‘environmentalism’

How to Lead an Environmentally-Responsible 21st Century Life

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The world is at a crossroads these days. Although there are signs that its nations are finally beginning to take the climate crisis seriously, it is ultimately up to us as citizens to make choices that heal our planet instead of condemning it to a future of ruin and decay. In this article, we will share a few ways you can help tip the scales towards a healthier world in the years ahead. 1) Eat free-range meats While some swear by vegetarianism for a variety of reasons, some can’t bring themselves to stop eating meat (and why would you –…

Global Wildlife Declines 58%

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The Serious Issue of the Decline of Global Wildlife In ecological balance, each member of every species on earth has a particular purpose. Yet, since the 1970s, there has been a serious decline in global wildlife. The most affected wildlife live in freshwater systems, lakes, streams and rivers. The decline of these animals is already at 81% (Ref. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/10/161027113306.htm). Vertebrates such as birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians and mammals have declined by 58%. If these losses continue, by the year 2020, more than half of global wildlife could become extinct. Reasons for Global Wildlife Decline There are many contributing factors in…