Beef Be Gone?

In a climate change report published in October, scientists warn that if the environment isn’t being taken care of soon, by 2030 global warming could ensue some seriously harmful effects. In this report, one of the most prominent suggestions was reducing meat consumption in diets. In an article written by CNN (https://edition.cnn.com/2018/10/08/world/ipcc-climate-change-consumer-actions-intl/index.html) cows in particular,…

An Environmentally Sound Holiday

Its the holiday season! With the holidays comes lots of waste, in fact, according to the augustafreepress.com (https://augustafreepress.com/10-tips-for-a-more-sustainable-holiday-season/), Americans throw away twenty five percent more trash between Thanksgiving and New years Eve. It’s important especially during the holiday season to continue to be environmentally conscious and more aware of the things we use and the…

Follow in the Footsteps of Sustainable Travelers

As winter break approaches,¬† anticipation can build for fun trips you may have planned. As you map out your adventure, remember to keep sustainability intertwined with your activities. Shop Locally¬† Pay attention to where your money goes on your trip. Eat at local restaurants and buy your souvenirs from local vendors to help stimulate their…

The Street Where You Live

As I was walking my dog, Enzo, this weekend, something buried in the leaves caught his eye and caught my attention. Enzo had found a candy wrapper presumably left over from trick-or-treaters this week and I grabbed it and threw it away before he could lock the pretzel bag in-between his jaws. As we continued…