Brown Bagging It: 1.14 million brown paper bags are used in the U.S. every hour [Link to this slide] Source: The Art Project "Running The Numbers," Research and Photography by Chris Jordan
Disappearing: One in four mammals is now threatened with extinction from deforestation, hunting and climate change.
[Link to this slide] INTERNATIONAL UNION FOR CONSERVATION OF NATURE
Drill, baby, drill: Proponents say opening the U.S. outer continental shelf to drilling would cut dependence on foreign oil. [Link to this slide] SOURCE: U.S. ENERGY INFORMATION ADMINISTRATION
Trashed: For decades, circulating ocean currents have picked up refuse from shorelines and boats and corralled it in two vast lobes of decaying, soupy material dubbed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. [Link to this slide] George Retseck, SOURCES: GREENPEACE, CHARLES MOORE, NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Magellan of Garbage Garbage patch discoverer, Charles Moore [Link to this slide] MATT CRAMER Algalita Marine Research Foundation, www.algalita.org
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