If you are a headline scanner like me, this one may have slipped by without you paying too much attention. So, I thought I’d bring it out into the light. A multi-media New York Times article with graphics on the state of our oceans and a slide-show of the threatened marine species. Lots of this we already know, but I was a bit shocked by some of the information in the graph.
And no, I’m not trying to scare you any more than you already should be, I just think it’s good to stay informed and not let it out of the universal conscious.
As an interesting footnote, I spoke with one of my Canadian friends who is also an environmental engineer and he claims (as a Canadian mind you) that Kanooks (per capita) consume more energy than Americans. Can you believe those northern neighbors? Jeez, no respect. But then, their population of
compared to our population of
well, I guess we can’t start placing too much blame on them yet.