Environmental Essays

Downstream From Your Jeans

Across the world, nitrogen runoff from synthetic pesticides and fertilizers is creating aquatic dead zones in freshwater lakes and in oceans, killing off species of fish and crustaceans. Called eutrophication, these dead zones are growing exponentially.

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Merino On A Mission

As more sheep ranchers employ sustainable grazing practices, the grasslands in Patagonia are beginning to regenerate. The more companies that use merino wool from the Patagonia region, the better.

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