Author: conscioushuman

COVID-19 Effects on the Environment: The Good & The Bad

Meat processing plants are experiencing slow-downs due to COVID-19 restrictions. While people panic about their pork butt going up in price, I’m smiling and hoping that this is the push they need to eat less meat. As crowds are dispersed and people are confined to their homes, animals have come out from their hiding spaces […]

Pebble Mine would Devastate World’s Largest Salmon & Brown Bear Populations

The proposed Pebble Mine in Bristol Bay, Alaska, would cause irreversible devastation to some of the world’s largest salmon and brown bear populations by directly impacting the world’s largest salmon run. This iron ore mine would include a disposal site to hold 1.4 billon tons of toxic waste within the now untouched Alaskan waters, creating […]