Tag : ecology

Plastic Panic! How does synthetic waste affect the oceans?

1 year ago / 0 comments

“There is no away – because plastic is so permanent and so indestructible. When you cast it into the ocean, there is no away” Sir David Attenborough Plastics are almost in everything that we touch in our day to day lives. From our breakfast juice packaging to our cars, the … Read More

Unexpected Extinctions

3 years ago / 0 comments

The “global wave of extinction is now lapping at our shores” warns Martin Harper, conservation director with the RSPB.   Species extinction often feels like an issue far from home; one that affects orang-utans, tigers, and giant pandas – all animals in dramatic decline. To some extent, this is true. … Read More