Here’s a little snippet from a wonderful article by Fazlun Khalid, the founder of the Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Science. Read it in it’s entirety by visiting the Green Room — a series of opinion pieces on environmental topics running weekly on the BBC News website.
The Koran says:
Corruption has appeared in both land and sea
Because of what people’s own hands have brought about
So that they may taste something of what they have done
So that hopefully they will turn back (30:40)