Plastic pollution – out of sight should not be out of mind warns SAAMBR

Plastic pollution – out of sight should not be out of mind warns SAAMBR: Following the recent devastating floods in eThekwini, another crisis surfaced – literally. A deluge of plastic waste washed down rivers into the harbour and onto our beaches. For years, environmentalists have warned us about the growing concern over plastic pollution in our oceans. But for most of us, out of sight, out of mind…until now! As carbon emissions continue to influence climate change with hugely disruptive and often tragic flooding will become more … [Read more...]

Durban Image: A makeshift residence found adjacent to a railroad in Durban. Vagrants like these are ignored as long as they are out of sight, this needs to change / #RicohChange #madewithfaded #floatmyboat #Durban #durbanism @_durbanism_ @cityofdurban #cityofdurban #In

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. A makeshift residence found adjacent to a railroad in Durban. Vagrants like these are ignored as long as they are out of sight, this needs to change / #RicohChange #madewithfaded #floatmyboat #Durban #durbanism @_durbanism_ @cityofdurban #cityofdurban #In Image by @mist3ry30 … [Read more...]