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Conserving the Nature of America in a Changing Climate

Conserving the Nature of America in a Changing Climate

Nature astounds and inspires us with its diversity of oceans and wetlands, forests and grasslands. These special places play a vital role in the production of the planet’s oxygen, drinking water, and rainfall. They also produce a rich abundance of fish, wildlife, and plant species, and sustain our lives and nurture our spirits. Our nation’s …

Pollution: Crash Course Ecology #11

Pollution: Crash Course Ecology #11

I think we should do this one outside. This is better. This is beautiful. Just, oh, of course… except for this. Litter – is a kind of pollution, but like barely. Like, I would rather it not be here. It makes me kind of angry and it makes nature less pretty, but environmentally, there’s a …