To think that this drivel is originating from a publication that calls itself "Catholic" is mind-numbing. The biggest problem is the existence of several generations of un-churched Catholics. These are people who don't have the smallest inkling regarding real Catholic teachings, and have no concept of what a "well-formed conscience" really means.
Nuts. Plain nuts. Nothing logical at all about their ecological ideology.
From the National Catholic Distorter (where else?): Ecopsychology: Healthy Planet, Healthy People [emphases mine] read it all