1. Because I hate litter.
2. Because I hate the idea of recyclable items not being recycled. Such a waste of resources!
These were all laying along the trails in the park. Disgusting!
Here's where this stuff belongs: in recycling buckets!
I've been doing this for several years, and I knew that there had to be other people out there doing the same thing. Earlier this year, I came across the Eco-Runner blog, which has since evolved into the Eco-Runner website, founded by Sam Huber in Milwaukee. Sam has combined a passion for running with a passion for a cleaner world, and called it Eco-Running. I'm pleased to see the spirit of volunteer environmental cleanup growing from an individual activity into a movement. Check out these links, and...