Environment (4 found)
Note: These stories are from Represent and its sister publication, YCteen, which is written by New York City public high school students.
Sherilyn learns how her habit of littering affects sea life and begins to care about the environment. (full text)
Climate change isn't a far off concept, it's affecting us now. Cindy urges our politicians to make the issue a priority and to take immediate actions. (full text)
Using specific examples from their lives, contest winners write to President Obama about why he needs to make climate change a priority today. (full text)
You can't swim or fish in Brooklyn's polluted canal, but the EPA and a handful of concerned citizens are working hard to clean it up. (full text)