Beach Cleanups in San Diego

Beach Cleanups in San Diego

We’re often asked about ways to help clean up our local environment and reduce our human impact in San Diego. Because of the miles of coastline we have here, one of the easiest and most important ways that everyone can contribute to reducing our impact is by...
Light Pollution: How It Affects Ecology

Light Pollution: How It Affects Ecology

Some might ask: how is light pollution comparable to oceanic or other environmental pollutions? While light pollution does not necessarily have the same literal impact that littering or ocean dumping may have, the trend of light pollution reflects an unsustainable...
Sustainable Summer Living in San Diego

Sustainable Summer Living in San Diego

We’re always looking for daily ways that we can reduce our impact on the environment, and San Diego is a great place to explore more sustainable ways of living. In many places, summer is a season of high energy use, with higher usage of air conditioners, higher...
Protecting Our Wildlife

Protecting Our Wildlife

In 1973, Congress passed the Endangered Species Act. Many of our nation’s plants and animals were in danger of becoming extinct. This act was put in place to protect our plants and animals as well as try to reserve the endangerment of multiple species. When evaluating...
Facts about Plastic Bags

Facts about Plastic Bags

Here are some interesting facts about plastic bags that you probably didn’t know: 160,000 plastic bags are used globally every second! 5 trillion plastic bags are produced yearly. This can go around the world 7 times!! The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, which is a...