Overfishing isn’t just environmentally taxing, it’s costing up to $80 billion a year — Fusion | Spiritandanimal Blog


wikimedia commonsA new report from the World Bank confirms that overfishing and mismanagement of fisheries isn’t just bad for the environment, but also results in a huge economic loss. Over $80 billion in potential gains are forgone each year by the fisheries sector because of empty or depleted oceans. To top it off, much of…

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The Blog-aholic Award, thank you Quixote’s Kid and Dear Kitty!


Blog-aholic Award, thanks Quixote’s Kid! Posted on February 7, 2017 by petrel41 Quixote’s Kid has been so kind to nominate Dear Kitty. Some blog for the Blog-aholic Award. Thank you so much for thi…

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Fifth Activist Killed in Antioquia, Colombia This Year


Human rights organizations call for government action after the murder of Luz Herminia Olarte, the 19th killing of an activist in the country this year. Source: Fifth Activist Killed in Antioquia, …

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via Clean Water Should Not Be Politicized, But When It Is We Love Trout Unlimited More Than Ever — La Paz Group


Please take a few minutes to read what follows to the end, and share it as far and wide as you can. Our thanks to Chris Wood–president and chief executive of Trout Unlimited, which needs and deserves our support for exactly the reason stated below–for writing, and the New York Times for publishing this clear statement: […]

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