Facts & Stats

August 28, 2023 A-Z Animals Facts & Stats 

Orca Facts: Explore the Thrilling World of Killer Whales

Even when they’re performing at SeaWorld, the name killer whale is difficult to shake off. Orcas have an apex predator diet of seals, penguins, baby whales, sea lions, and dolphins that they hunt in family groups called pods. Orcas have stealthy hunting techniques and are some of the fastest marine mammals. Orca are universally recognized […]

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August 25, 2023 A-Z Animals Advocate Facts & Stats 

Humpback Whale Facts: Exploring Their Habitat, Diet, Size, & Unique Name

“Gentle giants” is a term that suits humpback whales to a T. Vocal, massive, and agile mammals, they give researchers an ample amount to study.  Due to the prevalence of drones, we’ve had the opportunity to watch the habits and movements of these spectacular beings, and they put on quite the show. Fortunately for us, […]

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August 24, 2023 Facts & Stats A-Z Animals Advocate 

Facts About Sharks – Exciting Journey into the Ocean’s Depths!

No matter how you feel about sharks, we can probably agree they’re one of the most mysterious creatures in the deep blue sea. Stealthy and effortless, they cruise through the waters with precision and speed.  We’d like to give you facts about sharks that might help you change your mind about them. Good or bad, […]

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August 24, 2023 Facts & Stats Advocate 

Recycling Facts: What We’re Doing Well and What Isn’t Working at All

The view out my window is of the majestic Rocky Mountains, a healthy deer population, and a man who comes every Tuesday to collect my trash and recyclables.  Despite residents recycling food waste, paper, plastic bottles, plastic bags, and corrugated boxes, recycling at this scale is ineffective against climate change. Recycling facts suggest we recycle […]

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August 24, 2023 Advocate Facts & Stats 

Trash Facts: Global Waste, Climate Change and You!

Humanity has relied on waste management systems since the beginning–it’s just the nature of things. Archeologists worldwide are finding trash deposits that tell the story of our existence. But global waste is outpacing the world’s population. We create multi-millions of tons of hazardous waste, food waste, electronic waste, and ocean pollution at alarming rates. As […]

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August 21, 2023 Facts & Stats Advocate 

Facts About Earthquakes – Deepening Your Knowledge of Geological Realities!

The earth moves. For many of us, that’s about all we know about earthquakes. But there’s much more to them than we realize. We’re giving you the facts to educate and to warn you since having information is the greatest weapon we have against this force of nature.  These land shifts don’t only happen on […]

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August 21, 2023 Facts & Stats Advocate 

California Wildfire Statistics – Revealing Alarming Impact of Blaze!

California…The land of glitz and glamour, the Hollywood sign, blockbuster movies, and… wildfires! The United States has its fair share of devastating wildfires, and CA seems to attract them like bad movies.   Why is that? We’ll explore the answers and will also dig into the campfire that changed CA’s history. Studying California wildfire statistics helps […]

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August 21, 2023 Advocate Facts & Stats 

Facts About Plastic Pollution: How Information Impacts Change!

Last night the wind kept me awake. It reminded me of the people and animals in Lahina who lost their lives and homes. Perhaps this wind is a precursor to the 6th extinction period. Plastic pollution also preoccupies my mind, and I’ve witnessed ocean plastic pollution on a personal level. What I saw haunts me. […]

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August 19, 2023 Advocate Facts & Stats 

Air Pollution Facts – Unveiling Environmental Realities & Their Impact!

Air pollution contributes to health and environmental problems! Air pollution began as a byproduct of the Industrial Revolution with waste from industrial facilities like factories. Polluting industries need to follow policies to protect public health. Most air pollution is created by people, including factory emissions, aerosol cans, planes, and vehicles. Second-hand cigarette smoke is also […]

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August 18, 2023 Facts & Stats 

Carbon Facts: An Element With Many Uses!

Carbon, often dubbed the ‘element of life,’ holds a unique place in the universe. From the dazzling allure of diamonds to the very blueprint of life, DNA, carbon’s reach is vast and varied. It’s both the ink in our pens and the fuel for our fires. Yet, many of its tales remain untold! Carbon has […]

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