The environment is in us, not outside of us. The trees are our lungs, the rivers our bloodstream. We are all interconnected, and what you do to the environment, ultimately you do to yourself." -Ian Somerhalder
This infographic from Australia-based Hones La Hood Lawyers reveals some of the most interesting environmental law cases throughout history and the positive (and not so positive) changes that they brought about, including who benefited from the BP oil spill fines and how current EPA air quality regulations came about.
Disturbing poster from the Surfrider Foundation makes the effects of plastics in the ocean real. Recent studies estimate that fish off the west coast ingest over 12,000 TONS of plastic a year! We need to all do our part to reduce & reuse. What goes in the ocean goes in you.