Eco Enlightened Feb. 21, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “Climate Change Rises as a Public Priority, But It’s More Partisan Than Ever.”The Daily Skimm 2.18.20“Christiana Figueres on the climate emergency: “This is the decade and we are the generation.”Climate FWD: Know the facts about alcohol […]

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Eco Enlightened Feb. 14, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! We’re here on the blog a bit late this week, this originally went live on Valentine’s Day. But we’re still here to bring you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “A Trillion Trees: How One Idea Triumphed Over Trump’s Climate Denialism”The Daily Skimm […]

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Eco Enlightened Feb. 7, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightenedThe Daily Skimm 2.7.20“This Is How We Live Now”“5 Ways to Protect the Planet Without Disenfranchising People With Disabilities”

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Action steps to beating climate hopelessness

There’s a lot of hopelessness surrounding the climate crisis. I’ve heard it all too many times, something along the lines of  “we’re not big enough to beat this,” or “not enough change can happen soon enough”. I’ve even heard people argue that individual choices don’t matter. Well if you haven’t already heard me say it, […]

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 31, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “With 130-Mile Coast, New Jersey Marks a First in Climate Change Fight”“State curbing vehicle access on road around Beavertail lighthouse due to erosion” Climate FWD: A photo erases an activist, highlights a problem Climate FWD: One […]

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 24, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “Conservative States Seek Billions of Dollars to Brace for Disaster. (Just Don’t Call it Climate Change)” “Trump Removes Pollution Controls on Streams and Wetlands”“Australian Coal Company Says Bush Fire Smoke Is Slowing Production” The Daily Skimm […]

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 17, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened Climate Fwd: “Ocean’s working overtime” The Daily Skimm 1.17.20 The Daily Skimm 1.15.20“Colgate launches vegan-certified toothpaste in recyclable tube” via chicks for climate 

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 10, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “Trump to Dimiss Climate Impacts in Overhaul of Environmental Reviews” “E.P.A Aims to Reduce Truck Pollution, and Avert Tougher State Controls” The Daily Skimm 1.8.20 “Koala Mittens and Baby Bottles: Saving Australia’s Animals After Fires” […]

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“The Uninhabitable Earth” Book Review

An intense and anxiety-provoking work of nonfiction, one that should come with a warning for the faint-hearted, The Uninhabitable Earth is an urgent evaluation of the predicament the climate crisis will force upon the human race in the near future. Through the extensive use of reports on the most up to date climate science and […]

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 3, 2020

Hello, and welcome to the first eco enlightened of 2020! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “Science Under Attack: How Trump is Sidelining Researchers and Their Work” “Flash Floods in Indonesia Leaves Hundreds of Thousands Homeless” “Why the Fires in Australia Are So Bad” “Court upholds Obama’s […]

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