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Climate Central - Picturing Our Future

"Climate and energy choices this decade will influence how high sea levels rise for hundreds of years. Which future will we choose?"- Climate Central The link below is a sobering scientific prediction of the effects of climate change on sea levels worldwide.  If we continue on our current path the earth will warm 3 degrees Celsius within a decade.  It features sea level visuals for 180 locations.  Search your location...https://picturing.climatecentral.org/ Picturing our future wordwide...https://youtu.be/D7tAKG1by2E  

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Bezos Pledges $1 Billion to 30 x 30 Commitment

Finally, one of the world's richest people is using his wealth for the good of the planet and it's people. In 2020, Jeff Bezos pledged $10 billion to launch the Earth Fund. Today he announced The Bezos Earth Fund allocated a $1 billion to implement the 30 x 30 commitment.  This is the first in a three part strategy to combat climate change and prevent mass extinction by protecting 30% of the land and sea by 2030. The focus will be on geographic regions that are vital for biodiversity and carbon stock.  We must cease deforestation and the destruction of other fragile ecosystems to move the needle the needle on the climate crisis. "We must urgently end our war with...

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Fall Equinox

September 22, 2021, marks the Fall or autumn Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere.   The Equinox is Latin for "equal nights" and occur twice a year, Spring & Fall, usually around the third week of the months of March & September.  It is the when the center of the sun shines on the equator making day and night lengths everywhere on earth nearly equal.  The sun crosses the equator from north to south on the Fall Equinox (opposite in the Spring)  In the  Northern hemisphere, this marks to the first day of fall,  In the southern hemisphere it is the beginning of spring. Wherever you are In the world, it’s the beginning of a new season.  Use this time to reset...

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Littering Says a Lot About You

"In these days and times, there is no excuse for littering or illegal trash dumping in developed countries. There are proper places and procedures in place to get rid of unwanted material and waste. In all cases, it is some combination of ignorance and laziness that results in littering or dumping. Simply put... stupid people litter." "Are you tired of people littering and dumping in your city or neighborhood?Here at Litter-Bug.org, YOU can post your witness account, description, evidence of Littering and Dumping! Neighbors, communities, and law enforcement can use Litter-Bug.org data to help prevent and deter future littering and possibly catch perpetrators of illegal dumping activity." ~ Litter-Bug.org We couldn't have said it any better than they did @ Litter-Bug.org! Do...

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Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)

Did you know that the Marvin Gaye hit song Mercy Mercy Me is 50 years old?  Yet we still haven't addressed the environmental issues posed by him in 1971.  What are we waiting for? We are all in this together...1 life & 1 planet to live on!  Show us how you are in support of sustainable lifestyle changes that will have a positive impact on our environment by wearing our Swell Vision gear and posting your pictures @swellvision, #swellvision, #yesswellvision, #takeuswithyou Whoa, ah, mercy mercy meOh things ain’t what they used to be, no noWhere did all the blue skies go?Poison is the wind that blows from the north and south and east Whoa mercy, mercy me,Oh things ain’t what they used...

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