Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

greenpeace shatnergreenpeace shatner

WATCH: William Shatner Narrates Clever New Greenpeace PSA

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

In a new PSA for Greenpeace, William Shatner argues that if you wouldn’t burn down your cat’s scratching post, you shouldn’t support the destruction of wildlife habitats either.

In the humorous thirty second clip Shatner and Greenpeace use companion animals to try to convince the North Pacific Marine Fisheries Council to protect the Bering Sea canyons from industrial fishing.

Jackie Dragon, a senior oceans campaigner for the organization, said, “Alaska’s Bering Sea is home to one of the most remarkable places in the world, an area so rich with life scientists call it ‘the Green Belt.'” She continues, “Tragically, this amazing ecosystem is under serious threat from industrial fishing fleets that carve up the corals and sponges with their trawl nets. Bottom-tending fishing gear–especially trawl nets–destroys fragile corals and sponges that provide essential habitat, including spawning and nursery areas for fish, crab, and other marine species.”

Click here for the take action to help protect the Bering Sea.

While we’re maybe not huge fans of a tiny birdcage being shown as the habitat for a large bird, the PSA does a good job of showing how we treat our companions vs. how we treat wildlife.

See the PSA below.

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments
fight

Verbally abusing your vegan friends isn’t edgy, it’s just being a bully

If you’re a vegan who has had to deal with this, and especially if you come from a background of being abused in other ways, you are absolutely not alone

dandy

Vegan restaurant opening is so popular, police shut it down

You know people are hungry for vegan restaurants when…

Vegan1

If you are on a plant based diet, stop calling yourself Vegan!

How the Green Health Movement has hijacked the Ethical Vegan Movement.