It does not take much thinking about the implications of peak oil before the concept of sustainability arises.
There are two things that most pundits commenting on the parameters of the Obama stimulus package don’t seem to get.
To drill or not to drill, that is the question. But is it? Offshore oil reserves, once online — a feat which will come long after the new president’s first term — will garner less than three years of supply.
Eco-Tourism is a growing trend in the United States. It is defined as “Responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people” by The International Ecotourism Society (www.ecotourism.org).