Australian City ‘Nets’ Impressive Results In Unique Clean-Up Program

Australian City ‘Nets’ Impressive Results In Unique Clean-Up Program Plastic and garbage in our rivers, parks, and street sides are a pretty substantial problem. That’s why it’s impressive to see the early results of the City of Kwinana’s trial where they installed two new drainage nets to help catch garbage moving through waterways. The nets were installed at two Henley Reserve locations earlier this year to help an effort to reduce garbage that would often drain from roadways and into public open spaces and reserves. During the short trial, over 370kg of debris consisting…

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Serious Errors Found In Widely Cited Global Warming Study

Serious Errors Found In Widely Cited Global Warming Study There is a troubling trend among internet readers, and that’s the fact that billions of people area reading titles of an article and having a bad reaction before reading the actual article and examining the sources. The bad reaction usually comes when evidence is presented which strongly goes against the widely accepted belief held by the majority of people. This type of evidence is often ridiculed by the mainstream media, which is why the majority of people believe what they do in the…

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Straw & Plastic Bag Bans Are Great, But What About The Single Most Littered Item In The World?

Straw & Plastic Bag Bans Are Great, But What About The Single Most Littered Item In The World? Over the past several years a lot of attention has been brought to the amount of trash that is ending up in our world’s oceans. We have seen straw bans happening around the world and bans on single-use plastic bags as well. There has been a concerted effort to make single-use cutlery compostable or even edible. Although this is a huge step in the right direction and something that we should continue…

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The Congressional Hearing On Weather Manipulation – Another ‘Conspiracy Theory’ Turned Into Fact

The Congressional Hearing On Weather Manipulation – Another ‘Conspiracy Theory’ Turned Into Fact Geoengineering is becoming a common term within the mainstream. We’ve covered the topic many times over the past 10 years. The last article we wrote on the topic was about a Harvard Professor explaining how spraying heavy metals in the sky could possibly kill or contribute to the deaths of tens of thousands of people every single year. Prior to that, we wrote about an experiment at MIT where they were going to spray toxic particles into the…

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Media Misses Key Detail On Recent Trump GMO/Pesticide Ban ‘Lifting’, Here’s Why

Media Misses Key Detail On Recent Trump GMO/Pesticide Ban ‘Lifting’, Here’s Why In early August, Trump’s administration released a new memo from the Fish and Wildlife Service stating that the 2014 version of the memo, out of Obama’s administration would be cancelled and the terms of the new memo would now be in place. The memo was in reference to a GMO and neonicotinoid bans that put in place to help protect the bee population and wildlife refuges. The 2014 memo was a positive step forward as it was publicly stating, even at…

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Wisconsin Loses More Than 300 Dairy Farms (2nd Largest Dairy Producing State In America)

Wisconsin Loses More Than 300 Dairy Farms (2nd Largest Dairy Producing State In America) The second largest dairy producing state in the US, Wisconsin had 338 dairy farms close their doors this year, according to the media outlet, Dairy Herd Management, among many others, like Mercy For Animals. Wisconsin has also been known as America’s Dairyland and was home to 9,520 dairy farms last year, but because of a growing decline in the consumption of dairy milk, the state is seeing a record number of farms closing down. Since this…

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Great Solutions To Cut Plastic Out Of Your Life — For Good

Great Solutions To Cut Plastic Out Of Your Life — For Good By now, most of us are aware of the harm that plastics are causing to our environment and our oceans. Thankfully, many cities are becoming proactive on the matter and banning the use of single-use plastic bags, and some even take it farther by banning single-use plastic of any kind altogether. Hopefully soon, we will have no choice because plastic as we know it, will be a thing of the past — we can only hope, right? If…

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Canada’s Premiers Sour On Carbon Tax: Positive Signs?

Canada’s Premiers Sour On Carbon Tax: Positive Signs? (Note: the video embedded down below by Annie Leonard is a clear and simple explanation of the Carbon Tax / Cap and Trade system. It might be of benefit to view this video first if you are unclear about these concepts.) For a while, it seemed like the powers that be had won another high-stakes battle, pushing their cap-and-trade scheme through Canada by way of Justin Trudeau’s federal government. It was only a year ago that nine of ten provinces had agreed to Trudeau’s plan to usurp provincial jurisdiction…

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Is This End of Milk? Why 52 Dairy Farms In New York Just Lost Their Wholesale Contracts

Is This End of Milk? Why 52 Dairy Farms In New York Just Lost Their Wholesale Contracts As more and more people awaken to the benefits of a plant-based diet, due to ethical, health and environmental concerns, we are seeing a massive decline in the sales of dairy. 52 New York dairy farms have lost their wholesale contracts as no one is lined up to buy their product as of the beginning of July. According to CBS New York, the average American drinks 37 percent less cow milk than they…

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Could This Be The Solution To Our Earth & Ocean Pollution Epidemic?

Could This Be The Solution To Our Earth & Ocean Pollution Epidemic? It is no secret that we are generating waste at an alarming rate across the entire planet. What’s worse is that much of this waste ends up in landfills where it won’t break down properly for centuries or even longer. Let’s not forget about the astronomical amount of waste that is being dumped into our oceans and waterways — polluting the oceans themselves along with the entirety of the marine life and coral reefs. Often, because it this…

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