Tips to Protect the Turtles & Tortoises

Tips to Protect Turtles & Tortoises • World Turtle Day | ecogreenlove

World Turtle Day® is celebrated on May 23 to increase respect for and knowledge about one of the world’s oldest creatures.

Sadly, these gentle animals survived 200 million years, yet they are rapidly disappearing as a result of smuggling, habitat destruction, climate change, the cruel pet trade, and live exotic food markets domestically and internationally.

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From Agreement to Action: Build Back Biodiversity [Visuals]

From Agreement to Action: Build Back Biodiversity | ecogreenlove

This year’s International Day for Biodiversity theme promotes action in support of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework: “From Agreement to Action: Build Back Biodiversity”

Although every Biodiversity Day carries with it its own special significance, this year’s global celebrations bring a renewed sense of hope, thanks to the adoption of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework.

To mark this incredible achievement, the theme reflects both the celebratory nature of what was achieved at COP 15, as well as the urgency of what still needs to be done in terms of implementation.

Around the world, governments and people are showing what they are doing to Build Back Biodiversity.

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Top Tips to Fight Food Waste [Visual]

Top Tips to Fight Food Waste [Visual] | ecogreenlove

Did you know, one third* of food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted globally? Food waste is central to some of the key challenges facing the world today, including hunger and poverty, climate change, health and wellbeing and the sustainability of agriculture and oceans.

Wasting food is also a waste of the energy to grow, harvest, process and cook, and food waste in landfill can cause methane emissions, a potent greenhouse gas.

*Source: World Food Programme

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Light Pollution [Visuals + Video]

Light Pollution: Effects + Tips • International Dark Sky Week | ecogreenlove

It may seem harmless, but light pollution has far-reaching consequences that are harmful to all living things. Effective outdoor lighting reduces light pollution, leading to a better quality of life for all. The dark sky movement is working to bring better lighting to communities around the world so that all life can thrive.

Join us this International Dark Sky Week to learn more about the movement, and discover the night where you live.

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Sustainable Environments Aren’t Just Good for the Earth — They’re Good for Us, Too

Sustainable Environments Aren't Just Good for the Earth — They're Good for Us, Too | ecogreenlove

Sustainable environments reduce climate impact and allow plants and animals to thrive, but they also provide ideal living conditions for people. Here are eight ways sustainability benefits the health and well-being of the human race.

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