India banned some single-use or disposable plastic products Friday as a part of a federal plan to phase out the ubiquitous material in the nation of nearly 1.4 billion people July 01 June 30
May 31, 2022 · California is once again in the middle of a punishing drought with state leaders telling people to take shorter showers and do fewer loads of laundry to conserve water. Yet at the same time, many of the same elected officials, pledging to solve the housing crisis, are pushing for the construction of millions of new homes.
World per capita fish supply reached a new record high of 20 kg in 2014. This is thanks to vigorous growth in aquaculture and to a slight improvement in the state of certain fish stocks due to improved fisheries management. Aquaculture now provides half of all fish for human consumption. Learn more about global aquaculture
From the perspective of the method known as Natural Economy the economic value of 17 ecosystem services for Earth's biosphere (calculated in 1997) has an estimated value of US$33 trillion (3.3x10 13) per year. Species today are being wiped out at a rate 100 to 1,000 times higher than baseline, and the rate of extinctions is increasing.
An individual female herring may lay over 20,000 eggs—more than 6 million eggs per square yard—but only one out of 10,000 eggs may produce an adult. Like salmon, herring return to the same spawning areas year after year. Unlike salmon though, many generations of herring spawn together.
Camping: $7.00/night for up to two vehicles. Maximum two vehicles and 10 people per site. (Additional vehicles may park in day use parking for $3.00/day.) Annual day use passes do not apply to camping fees. Wild Rivers Inner Gorge Primitive campsites: $5.00/night. Wild Rivers, La Junta and Aguaje group shelters:$30.00 per day, $40.00 per night.
A forested trail goes all around the lake. Plenty of people were enjoying the water and fishing. Kids were jumping from the pedestrian bridge into the lake. The slope from the trail to the lake is very steep in places. The water is clear and seaweed is visible, making it fun to snorkel.