By: Elizabeth M Young
The types of conservation can be many or few, depending on the focus of the individual or program that is aimed at conserving the Earth's resources. The two types that are considered to be of the greatest are water and energy conservation. Humans need their...
Major causes of water pollution
By: Slawomir Puk
Perhaps it is worth remembering the historic voyages of Thor Heyerdahl in his reed boat, known as the Ra expeditions. Thor Heyerdahl had more of a chance to take a closer look at the Atlantic Ocean while he was sailing in his fragile craft than...
By: Colette Georgii
The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (NWHI) located in the Pacific Oceania represent the oldest part of the Hawaiian Island chain but are located 1200 miles northwest of the main Hawaiian Islands. The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands comprise a vibrant and diverse ecosystem of * coral reefs* islands*...
The native Hawaiian chant of creation/evolution and the food chain
By: Colette Georgii
The Hawaiian Creation Chant also called the Kumulipo describes the birth of the world or of Earth and how the intricate ecosystem web of life continues up through the food chain. The Hawaiian Creation Chant was translated in 1897 by the last Queen of Hawaii...
New ideas and methods to replace carbon footprint units
By: Ray Burke
The Green Scale What is a carbon footprint? What does it relate to? Who can say how much 30 tonnes of CO2 feels like or looks like much less describe your own carbon footprint in simple terms, except to be vaguely high or low. Most...
Current issues in invasive species management
By: Melissa Swan
Kokua Hawaii: environmental issues of invasive species Hawaii is one of the most diverse places on our Earth. In Hawaii temperatures and conditions allow for year round growing season. There has been an uprising in forward thought to become more self-sufficient and independent. Schools are...
By: Rex Trulove
For nearly 30 years now, we've heard about the terrors of our impending and immediate global warming. It would be a valid concern if it weren’t a hoax. Unfortunately, it is indeed a hoax, and people are gradually beginning to realize it. To begin...
Why global warming is a hoax
By: Judith Willson
First of all it is important to distinguish between the terms ‘global warming’ and ‘man made global warming’, and unfortunately the chances are neither is a hoax. Global warming means an overall increase in global temperatures, which is happening and you’d be...
By: Lorelei Cohen
It is not difficult to reduce our water usage, in fact there are many simple ways to conserve, and preserve our drinkable water supply. We just have to break a few old habits, and incorporate a few new ones, into our current lifestyle. This new...
By: Elizabeth M Young
Cruise ship pollution is a subset of general ship pollution of the air and water that is a growing problem due to the increasing globalization of industrial, commercial and cruise shipping. The pollution is not limited to the open seas, but affects coastal and inland...

 

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