Earth Day Network Blog Updates
For many people, the primary service that the ocean provides is a nice beach vacation for families and friends to “get away from it all” and spend some time relaxing on the sand or swimming in the waves. In reality, oceans serve many other purposes as well.Read More
Responsibility and respect for the planet we depend upon is not only meant for Earth Day. Each day, individuals have the power to make a choice - to take actions that consider the environment’s well-being now and in generations to come. Humanity and its economy cannot exist without the Earth’s limited natural resources. Working together, with each other and with nature, is the only way to make a healthy, happy and sustained future possible.Read More
Most people know about the Ozone hole, the thinning stratospheric ozone levels above Earth’s Polar Regions, but fewer know about ground level ozone.Read More
Last week, on May 28, President Obama sat down to answer questions on Twitter. The new @POTUS twitter account has been active for just short of two weeks and already has more than two and a half million followers. The President put all of this exposure to good use, with just under half of his tweets so far focusing on climate change.Read More
Today I attended the Green Ribbon School Awards Ceremony where Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education, opened up the celebration. His words resonated with the awardees and those in attendance, "[environmental education] helps develop student civic leaders."
As the 2016 election cycle gets underway, the media has been scrambling to figure out the latest voter polls, to predict the trends that will determine our next president. However, there has been one big voter development that we’ve all overlooked.Read More