I don't see this planet being... they're talking about how they're turning around the environmental problems here, but I think it's already too late.
Unless action is taken soon - unless we can display the same vision of that earlier period - we will lose the treasure of California's open space and environmental beauty.
I thought I was gonna be an attorney, so I went to Dartmouth and I was a government major and I minored in environmental policy, and I didn't do anything academically around the arts.
I took the initiative in moving forward a whole range of initiatives that have proven to be important to our country's economic growth, environmental protection, improvements in our educational system.
We must move away from our dependency on fossil fuels, and I am glad that GM has invested over $1 billion in hydrogen fuel cells cars to meet this goal.
Conservation is a state of harmony between men and land.
Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off his left.
The North Pole will be ice-free during summer in years to come, and that itself will put the Arctic Sea basin on a very high risk of... environmental disasters that might be there.
The planet's biggest problems have to do with sustainability, environmental decline, global poverty, disease, conflict and so forth. Really, they're all interconnected - it's one big problem, which is that the way we're doing things can't go on.
If you can't be in awe of Mother Nature, there's something wrong with you.
Wear the badge of environmental radicalism, and you're a citizen automatically under suspicion.
For me, going vegan was an ethical and environmental decision. I'm doing the right thing by the animals.
I had never been able to get a car that said how much I cared about the environment until I drove electric.
If every country's climate policy was driven purely by environmental science, we may have no need for international agreements.
As the leader of an oil-producing nation, I know how hard it can be to prioritize environmental issues, but the short-term risk to our economic security is far outweighed by the potential risk to our national and regional security.
Energy cogeneration on Capitol Hill makes economic and environmental sense and should be pursued for those reasons.
If Canada could simply apply the basic principles of sustainable development, such as the internalization of costs and 'polluters pay,' it would have long-term beneficial effects, both environmental and economic.
Environmental activism against the resource industry is widespread all over the world, but at the same time we have to realise that these are basic materials on which civilisation depends. We need to tap natural resources in a sustainable manner.
The Body Shop Foundation is run by our staff and supports social activism and environmental activism. We don't tend to support big agencies.
We are aware only of the empty space in the forest, which only yesterday was filled with trees.