Extinction is not a new concept.

In fact, species have been going extinct for millions of years from geological and climate changes. The issue now is from overconsumption, pollution, and habitat destruction brought on by humans causing more species to needlessly become extinct.

So why should we care about sea turtles extinction in particular?

Click here to learn more! (Serves as link to rest of the “article” from the flipper graphic)

Ramona Holloway from 107.9 the link has tips that will save you money and help you be greener.

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Oil-hungry members of Congress remove “burdens” Sec. Zinke faces when drilling our parks

Oil-hungry members of Congress remove “burdens” Sec. Zinke faces when drilling our parks

Jan 22, 2018

In his first year as Interior Department Secretary, Ryan Zinke has revealed his true colors as a loyal friend to the fossil fuel industry, issuing secretarial orders to systematically strike down dozens of environmental safeguards that protect Americans and their land, air and water.

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Confusion reigned in semi-shut-down national parks

Confusion reigned in semi-shut-down national parks

Jan 22, 2018

During the government shutdown, visitors to public lands encountered locked doors, deserted parks and ambiguous instructions.

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Alaska’s most recent sneak attack on the Roadless Rule

Alaska's most recent sneak attack on the Roadless Rule

Anastasia Greene Jan 22, 2018 Anchorage, AK

The state of Alaska is attempting to repeal long-standing protections for old-growth forests by requesting an exemption to the 2001 Roadless Area Conservation Rule.

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Interior eviscerates a fragile wildlife refuge in Alaska behind closed doors during shutdown

Interior eviscerates a fragile wildlife refuge in Alaska behind closed doors during shutdown

Tim Woody Jan 19, 2018 ANCHORAGE, ALASKA

Out of public view during the government shutdown today, officials of the U.S.

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Don’t be fooled by Trump admin’s national park shutdown ploy

Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy

Jan 19, 2018

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has instituted a vague plan to keep national parks open if there is a government shutdown, but without park rangers to supervise them. It doesn’t change the way he and the Trump administration have neglected our public lands.

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