In this Week in Review, we discuss Resiliency planning on South Dakota and Nebraska Ranches. How improving grazing management, wildlife habitat, and water quality all improve the ranches and the environment. I highlight some issues with the American Rescue Plan recently signed into law.… Continue Reading “April 30th Week in Review”
Facebook live at 2pm. For the first time I am going to show myself recording a Wimmer’s Wilderness Podcast episode. This is a quick week in review episode. The camera will be rolling.
Posted by George Wimmer | Environment Adidas makes shoes with recycled ocean plastics. Pharrell Williams has launched a clothing collection with recycled ocean plastics and surfer legend; Kelly Slater has a line of clothing made 100% from reclaimed fishing nets. These, along with hundreds of big and… Continue Reading “HOW PLASTIC BOTTLES ARE BEING USED TO MAKE CLOTHING”
Posted by George Wimmer | Environment Road salt is not the most exciting topic for many, but for those who live where it snows and roads can become encased in ice, it has been a lifesaver. As a Mayor, I would drive through my city to check… Continue Reading “THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERN OF ROAD SALT”
In this article, we will discuss a continuing problem for our planet and our own lives—the pervasiveness of plastics, especially single-use plastics. Approximately 8 million metric tons of plastics end up in our oceans each year. If that wasn’t bad enough – of that… Continue Reading “Microplastics”