Happy Earth Day! Let’s Keep Our Ocean Healthy!

Happy Earth Day! One of my favorite days of the year. As some of you know… In one of my professions, I am a biologist and environmental scientist. I have always loved animals and the environment. I loved them both so much that I made a career out of protecting them. While I enjoy what I do very […]

Ethical Choices Program

I have exciting news! I am now a Humane Educator teaching students about healthy eating and ethical food choices at High Schools in Colorado!! The Ethical Choices Program is a non-profit organization that aims to empower high-school students to make thoughtful, responsible lifestyle decisions, which will be essential if our communities are to live harmoniously […]

How Food Choices Can Hurt Wild Horses and Other Wildlife

I wanted to write a bit about this subject while the “militiamen” seizure of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon is fresh in everyone’s mind. Many people already know why the Refuge was overtaken, mostly because of a long battle between the ranchers and the government about grazing rights and the recent protection of the Refuge […]