One of the most incredible natural wonders of our world is being decimated by our actions: burning fossil fuel, pollution of land and sea, overfishing. The most recent estimate shows 75% of the world’s coral reefs are threatened according to new report by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and 24 other organizations. The report is “Reefs at Risk Revisited“.
Here’s one thing you can do to help. Follow and encourage others to live by these Three Simple Rules:
Reduce fossil fuel consumption everywhere.
Eliminate all non-essential activities and products that involve burning fossil fuel.
Demand that business and government provide transport, activities and products that minimize fossil fuel use.
Reduce. Eliminate. Demand. R.E.D.
More on the Corals, Ocean Acidification, Bleaching, Overfishing.
I have written more than 15 articles in last few years about the serious threats corals face: