Roundup for the year 2007

We’re another year older. Whether we count the days ahead or look behind and add up those that have passed, we all marked the passage of time.

This year we are two for two– two years in a row without a hurricane forcing us off the coast, out of the county or into another state. We can only hope that this trend continues in 2008.

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The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 6

Co-ops fight global warming and save us money.This sixth and last article in a series about what the average person can do about global climate change.Our desire to help is sometimes all but overwhelmed in light of the huge scope of this problem. Most of us feel like there is little we can do to make a difference. But, when you see it as millions, if not billions, of people like us working together then what you are doing can have a major positive effect.Really, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 5

This fifth article in a series about what the average person can do about global climate change.

Our desire to help is sometimes all but overwhelmed in light of the huge scope of this problem. Most of us feel like there is little we can do to make a difference. But, when you see it as millions, if not billions, of people like us working together then what you are doing can have a major positive effect.

Really, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 4

This fourth article in a series about what the average person can do about global climate change.Our desire to help is sometimes all but overwhelmed in light of the huge scope of this problem. Most of us feel like there is little we can do to make a difference.But, when you see it as millions, if not billions, of people like us working together then what you are doing can have a major positive effect.Really, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 3

This third article in a series about what the average person can do about global climate change.We all want to help but in light of the overwhelming scope of the problem most of us feel like there is little we can do to make a difference.When you see it as millions, if not billions, of people like yourself doing it together then what you are doing can have a major positive effect.But really, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 2

This is the second part of a series on how the average person can do about global climate change.We’ve been hearing on television news reports and in the papers about what governments are doing to help deal with global warming. These are large national and multi-national projects that address the problem on a very broad scale. But, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

The average man’s ways to fight global warming – part 1

This is first article in a series about what the average person can do about global climate change.We’ve been hearing on television news reports and in the papers about what governments are doing to help deal with global warming. These are large national and multi-national projects that address the problem on a very broad scale. But, what can the average person do to help? Continue reading

Wars Over Fish

In an era of terrorist attacks it sounds ridiculous to fight over fish but it’s a war that has been going on for centuries all over the globe and it has only intensified in the last 100 years. Whether it’s one country against another, native people vs. settlers, tribe against tribe or commercial vs. recreational, wars have been and are still being fought over fish. I’ve made a list of just a few examples of some large and small conflicts fought over, or because, of fish. Continue reading