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Like many of you I embraced the recycling movement and have been diligently recycling for all of my adult life, or at least I thought I had! This article concerns one of my recycling oopsies – “shredded paper recycling”.
As awareness in the impact of plastic pollution to waterways and the creatures that live there grows, an area of growing concern is the use of soft plastic baits. This article reviews the problem areas and provides guidance on soft plastic bait alternatives.
This onslaught of catastrophe after catastrophe coupled with too little planet-wide action has shifted many deniers from denial to despair. And not just deniers. The shift to pessimism has reached such a level that the fight against climate change must now include a fight against climate change despair. The good news is that the case for hope exists not only to combat despair, it exists because there are many reasons for hope!
Petroleum and plastics have enabled humans to make incredible leaps in technology and become the wealthiest middle class in human history. However the cost to the environment, including individual life and biodiversity, is a...