For many, the idea of living an eco-conscious lifestyle is supposed to be simple and austere. But according to Steven Milloy of Junkscience.com, at least one leading environmental group is bucking this perception. The World Wildlife Fund is offering its members a wildlife expedition in which supporters, for the mere cost of $65,000 per person, can enjoy some of the most astonishing places on earth. The only problem with this, notes Milloy, is that using the carbon footprint calculator on the group’s own web site, the 36,800-mile eco-trip on a private jet will produce over 1,200 tons of carbon dioxide — and that’s the equivalent of putting over 1,500 SUVs on the road during the course of this entire three week journey.

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