I love the ocean! My favorite place to paint is Fort George Island, Florida with its estuaries. Estuaries contain both fresh and ocean water. I am captivated by Florida’s estuaries and wetlands. I am not alone!
Sixty three percent of the world’s populations live along estuaries and the coast. As a result, estuaries are suffering from deforestation and overfishing among other challenges. (Wikipedia/estuary)
I believe how we manage our resources is an indication of how we manage our lives.
Right now there is a public outcry over the attempt to develop the lands surrounding one of our greatest natural treasures, the Grand Canyon. The outcome may determine the future of the Grand Canyon and other natural resources in the Nation.