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Mindful Consumerism

Mindful Consumerism

The holidays are an important time to think about consumption, specifically, the impact that our own consumption has on the environment. Consumerism is related to consumption but it describes a particular worldview related to our consumption patterns. Everyone must consume resources like food and water in order to survive. Such...

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A Resource Shared by All

A Resource Shared by All

Air is a resource shared by all. Unlike water, which can be collected and distributed through pipes, air circulates around the entire globe, unrestricted by most physical barriers. More so than any other resource, all of us share the air, and the amount to which we benefit from this resource...

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Preserving one of Earth's Most Valuable Resources

Preserving one of Earth's Most Valuable Resources

“When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.” - John Muir   Deforestation is the clearing of a forest or stand of trees where the land is thereafter converted to a non-forest use, often resulting in damage to the quality...

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