Friday, August 5, 2022

Monday, July 11, 2022

PFAS throughout IL Water!


 




Hi Everyone...

Here is a piece from yesterday's Chicago Tribune on how PFAS is in the water throughout IL! Wilmette's Lake Michigan water has 600 times the allowed amount by the US EPA!!! 

Friday, July 8, 2022

Climate Change Hits Chicago Bakeries





Hi Everyone...

Here is a very interesting piece on how Climate Change is impacting Chicago Bakeries. Enjoy your Croissants NOW!!! 
 

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

AMA Declares Climate Change a Public Crisis


 




Hi Everyone...

Some progress...the AMA has adopted a new policy declaring climate change a public health crisis and the New England Journal of Medicine will begin a series of articles starting Thurs on the effects of pollution on children's health

Here is the first article in the New England Journal of Medicine Jun 16, 2022 - Climate Change, Fossil-Fuel Pollution & Children's Health


Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Happy World Oceans Day!







Hi Everyone...

Happy World Oceans Day! Check out this AWESOME piece from National Geographic. They have 5 short videos on Pristine Oceans!!! 
 

Friday, June 3, 2022

Pasta/Pizza Sauce in Jeopardy


 



Hi Everyone...

What do you think...will more people start getting upset & get involved if they hear their pasta/pizza sauce may be in jeopardy due to climate change??? 

Saturday, May 28, 2022

IL Tollway helps Pine Dunes


 





Hi Everyone...

Here is a good piece on how the IL Tollway has been helping the Pine Dunes in the Lake County Forest Preserve. They have created 58 acres of new wetlands, enhanced and restored 32 acres of wetland, 3,300 feet of streams, and 235 acres of woodlands. They also have converted and improve upland farmland into wet prairie, mesic-prairie and oak savanna areas.