Welcome to our September issue of the Isla Earth
Radio Series e-Digest.
Last month we launched
our new website. If you haven't already done
so, check out the Community
Action and Discovery
Link pages. These two new online
communities are great environmental resource
tools designed just for you.
We also have a real calendar
now! If you have an environmental or
conservation event that you'd
like to post on the calendar, send the
information to us through the Contact
form on the new website.
Know-it-all Quiz.. This quiz rewards
fun animated smiley faces every time you get the
answers to the questions right. Show off your
environmental knowledge and earn some smiley
along the way. To start the puzzle fun, click
|Who's the Biggest Polluter?
Mirror mirror on the wall, who's the biggest
them all? We may all have assumptions about who
holds that title BUT according to one study,
just be wrong. So who is the biggest polluter?
|Hibernation Has Advantages
We've all heard of the dangers of
scientists are looking at the interesting and
things that happen in the body of an animal
when it goes into a hypothermic state.
Perhaps there are medical applications for
|Better Than New
Some things are better the second time
around. Of course, everyone has to choose
when "pre-owned" is as good as new. But in
some cases, an item with a second-life is
better for the environment and just as sweet
|Support Isla Earth today through your Amazon.com purchases...
The Unnatural History of the Sea by
conservation biologist Callum Roberts
devastating account of the effects of fishing
on the sea.
Once abundant aquatic life has declined to
where we probably have less than five percent
total mass of fish that once swam in Europe's
seas...Intensive fishing since medieval times
caused this decline gradually over the
that the fish-deprived sea seems normal to
generations...Callum's alarming conclusion is
that by the year 2048, fisheries for all the
shellfish species we exploit today will have
collapsed..." --Publishers Weekly
Buy The Unnatural History of the Sea
Roberts through Amazon.com by clicking here and up to
8.5% of the purchase will go to support the Isla
Earth Radio Series.
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