Time for my annual hiking/camping trip. Going to Colorado this time. 2 weeks. Can't wait.
No posts about the BP oil disaster. Just too overwhelming. Just plug the damn thing up and clean our coast and gulf up.
Keep eating Louisiana seafood please, there are still some not impacted fishing zones as of now. Keep the fishermen who can work in business.
If you want to donate money, here are a few good organizations:
These help the ecosystem:
Gulf Restoration Network: http://www.healthygulf.org
Tri-state Bird Rescue: http://www.tristatebird.or
Voice of the Wetlands: http://www.voiceofthewetla
These help the people impacted on the Louisiana coast:
Gulf Aid: http://www.gulfaid.org/
Second Harvest: http://no-hunger.org/
Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans: http://www.arch-no.org/
The Greater New Orleans Foundation: http://www.gnof.org/