30 seconds to the new face of conservation

My recent post about Sarah Jessica Parker’s conservation fashion moment (which can be seen here:¬†https://brookesays.com/2015/05/10/sjp-goes-green-fabulously/ ) got me thinking: what other celebrities are supporting conservation efforts around the world? That led me to actor, musician, and new conservationist, Jared Leto. Appearing in many movies, and forming the band 30 seconds to Mars, adding the title…

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Sustainable decisions are in the PALM of your hand

So yesterday we talked about one of my personal favorite animals, the Orangutan. This is also an animal that is heavily affected by palm oil plantations in Borneo and Sumatra, due to habitat loss for the plantations. Today, we are going to talk about what palm oil is, why you should care, and how you…

Red Men of the Forest

No, we are talking about those shows about people who live in the wilderness, or call of the wild man. Today, we are talking Orangutans! (Notice the lack of “g” on the end of that, personal pet peeve of mine). I developed a love for these animals when I was 17 and I was able…