Animal Welfare is Being Taken Seriously

  Animal Welfare is Being Taken Seriously by Amy Lignor   Although there are many court battles against corporations like aquariums and zoos across the globe, there are those setting the bar very high for others to follow.   When it comes to the water, it is Baltimore’s National Aquarium that’s taking a huge leap […]

Celebrating the Red, White & Blue in a Lovely Shade of Green

  Celebrating the Red, White & Blue in a Lovely Shade of Green by Amy Lignor   It’s almost time… The weekend comes where we all get together with friends, watch an exhilarating show of lights and sounds, and salute the flag as we celebrate the fact that we are honored to be Americans. But […]

Time to Focus on Watershed Health

Time to Focus on Watershed Health by Amy Lignor   With the blistering sun high in the sky for the summer months, it is extremely important for all across the United States to refocus some attention on the conservation of water supplies.   The term “watershed” is known by some (not by all); yet, the […]

Watching a Long-Time U.S. Paradise Become a Trash Heap

  Watching a Long-Time U.S. Paradise Become a Trash Heap by Amy Lignor   When someone thinks of the word “Hawaii,” the last thing one envisions in their mind is a place of ruin. Hawaii has always been looked upon as a vacation paradise; a place you choose to travel when you need to head […]

Trump Speaks Out About Environment Creating a Lie

  Trump Speaks Out About Environment Creating a Lie by Amy Lignor   As a person who lives in the great Southwest, who is not of Mexican descent—and I say this, because I want no eyes rolling or tongues barking at this article; it is important to note that one and ALL people in the […]

Montanans In Spokane To testify On Washington State Coal Export Facility

  Montanans In Spokane To Testify On Washington State Coal Export Facility   SPOKANE, Wash. — Nearly two dozen Montanans traveled to Spokane today to testify at the second of three public hearings on the proposed coal export terminal at Longview, Washington.   Washington State’s Department of Ecology, Cowlitz County, and the U.S. Army Corps […]

Teens Speak Up…and Win!

  Teens Speak Up…and Win! by Amy Lignor   Although it is a worldwide belief that all teenagers do in 2016 is play on their cell phones and pretend the rest of the world doesn’t matter, this is a belief that’s actually very misguided. When questioning whether or not teens have a care in the […]

Eco-Friendly Entrepreneurs

  Eco-Friendly Entrepreneurs by Amy Lignor   Depending on who you talk to in the big, old U.S. of A. as of late, when it comes to the political future of our country the outlook is hazy at best. Is big business going to come back full-force if a huge businessman takes the helm of […]