Righteous Fur: Can Fur Fashions Save Wetlands?

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Fashion designer and Planet Green contributor Cree McCree has found a source for fur pelts to use in her fashions that is arguably one of the most sustainable - nutria, a large invasive rodent. The animals are killed by hunters and trappers to keep the populations down. Cree McCree feels her fashions are eco-friendly because they utilize the pelts of animals that destroy riparian habitat, plus the pelts would go to waste if not used for something. Check out her designs.

Photo via Cree McCree