A Planet Covered in Plastic?
by Meg Lowman
One of the penalties of an ecological education is that one lives alone in a world of wounds. —Aldo Leopold
A recent trip of Raleigh community leaders to advise the royalty of Johor, Malaysia on global conservation and create scientific exchange produced lifetime memories, as well as a photo album depicting many amazing landscapes strewn with plastic. This observation inspired numerous conversations during our travels about our global landscape, usually strewn with plastic.