Photo courtesy of spisharam at Flickr.com. Despite what the Chinese zodiac says, 2008 is officially the year of the frog. Nearly 6,000 frog species are threatened with extinction, and there's no time like the present to take action. Frogs are under intensive pressure - they … [Read more...] about Is your zoo an amphibean refuge?
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Photo courtesy of job_earth at Flickr.com. An increasing number of religious leaders are promoting environmental causes at the pulpit. From using organic bread during mass to promoting water conservation as a path to peace in the Middle East, these leaders … [Read more...] about Religious Leaders are going Green
Just looking over the new 7 deadly sins version 2.0 in this article in the AP and it would appear that the Vatican has now added pollution to the list. According to Pope Gregory the Great, the seven deadly sins are Lust, Gluttony, Greed, sloth, Wrath, envy and pride. These … [Read more...] about Religion gets tough on pollution. Thou shalt not pollute?
Photo courtesy of k9ine at Flickr.com. A week after contacting the three companies that are offering Green Credit Cards, only one of the companies has replied to my questions: Emily, at Brighter Planet, wrote: Hi George - The market rate for our offsets are $12 a ton, and … [Read more...] about Follow up on Green Credit Cards
Photo courtesy of WookieSlayer at Flickr.com. There are credit cards that offer just about every incentive under the sun. For those who want to earn cash back, airline miles, or even strange things like hours in jetfighter training, there are cards that reward cardholders with … [Read more...] about Green credit cards. Reward cards that help the environment?