Ecological Sustainability


Author: Corrin Misak

Our relationship with the Earth is only getting worse, as well as the community's connection to the environment. One multipurpose solution that can improve Lansing's advancement to becoming more "green" is a carbon sink. While there have been slow improvements, such as transitioning a coal plant into running on natural gas, it doesn't compare to the impact that carbon sinks can have on the environment. By becoming more involved and investing in carbon sinks, Lansing could reap multiple benefits through health, connectivity, efficiency, and most important, sustainability.

An example of this principle at work: Carbon Sinks