The Philosophical Difference between Conservation and Preservation

I have been a little quiet on The Travelling Cheetah front (tell me something new, you say) because I have been frantically completing an Environmental Management qualification before I head to Europe today.  Throughout the course I was confronted with some interesting topics, and one of those was the philosophical differences between conservation and preservation. … Continue reading The Philosophical Difference between Conservation and Preservation

Plastic Pollution of our Oceans

Oceans are the lifeblood of the earth and of humankind. The marine environments have historically been a source of awe, food, transport and recreation for humankind. However through our fishing efficiency, our blasé attitudes regarding the ocean as our dumping grounds, and humankind’s unfortunate ideology that the environment was created for our use and disposal, … Continue reading Plastic Pollution of our Oceans