<p>There are an estimated 270,000 tons of plastic floating on the surface of the ocean and according to a new study authored by researchers at Plymouth University found, a staggering 700 different marine species are threatened by its presence. </p>
Earth Day Sort: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle Matching Cut and Paste Center Activity
Need a great idea for a quick Earth Day activity?? This is it!Earth Day Sort: Reduce, Reuse and RecycleHappy Earth Day!For an outdoor Earth Day activity- try this!EARTH DAY/ NATURE RECYCLES OUTDOOR SCAVENGER HUNT ACTIVITYFor a more thoughtful Earth Day lesson- try these:Perils of Plastic Pollution: 2 videos & article about effects of ocean pollutionEcology Case Study- LANDSLIDE PREVENTION- article from Whidbey Island Landslide
This photo demonstrates how our world is being destroyed. Our generation oblivious to the impact that they pollute the earth. The government in America is so concerned with the growth of the economy no one takes charge to change our ecological footprint on the world. Additionally, technological advances are always thinking with the idea of "bigger, better." Which as a result does not slow down our ecological footprint.