Posts tagged with deforestation

Follow The Frog For Forest Friendly Foods & Drinks

Follow The Frog

If you’ve been following my blog for any time then you’ll probably know that I like to show people simple actions that they can take to both reduce their carbon footprint and prevent the destruction…

Who Wood Have Thought It? Sustainable Timber Practices

sustainable wooden products

Look around your home and you will more than likely notice that one of the most common materials is wood but not all wood is created equal and some is best avoided. While I live…

How Sustainable Is Livestock As A Food Source?

Livestock Industry

In the third post in my series on the environmental impacts of agriculture, I am looking into livestock and how the rearing of animals for food is putting pressure on many resources while contributing to…

Small Island States Demand More In Durban

Small Island States

With the COP17 climate talks continuing in Durban, I thought I’d give a really quick roundup of what happened in the first week and a bit. It was an eventful week and although the 2nd…

Deforestation: A Disaster For CO2 Emissions

Deforestation Disaster

I must admit that when I first found an interest in the whole topic of carbon emissions and climate change, I had the stereotypical picture in my head of gas guzzling cars, power station chimneys…