Video of the Day: Romancing the Bag

  [youtube=]   Some interesting facts about plastic bags’ impacts on oceans and beachs, compiled by Plastic bags are among the top two items of debris found most often in coastal cleanups. (Ocean Conservancy) Plastic bags wrap around living Continue Reading

Video of the Day: Paper, Plastic, or Pouch?

  [youtube=]   Some facts from 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags are used every year, worldwide. About 1 million plastic bags are used every minute. A single plastic bag can take up to 1,000 years to degrade. Continue Reading

IUCN Species of the Day: Leatherback Turtle

  Photo credit: Doug Perrine   The Leatherback Turtle, Dermochelys coriacea, is listed as ‘CRITICALLY ENDANGERED’ on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™.  It is the world’s largest turtle and is found throughout every ocean (it has been recorded Continue Reading