What Goes In The Ocean Goes In You
BREAKING NEWS: On May 23, L.A. became the largest city in the U.S. to ban plastic bags in supermarkets! The city follows San Francisco, Long Beach, and San Jose who have all enacted similar bans. “Let’s get the message to Sacramento that it’s time to go statewide,” said Councilman Ed Reyes. Um, yes, please?!?!Share this if you support getting plastics out of our oceans.
Reef from the Air
Aerial images of coral reefs and Fort Jefferson near the Dry Tortugas Fla., Aug. 18, 2010. The first phase of a Greenpeace expedition to the Gulf of Mexico goes underwater to examine the reefs in the Florida Keys. Several teams of independent scientists will join the crew on board the Arctic Sunrise for the next three months, to conduct a series of scientific research programs that will further understanding of the impacts of both oil and chemical dispersants on the Gulf ecosystem in the…