Didn't Almine say we're not to save them? This is confusing. Pardon me, but 'clean up the environment of the planet and thereby save life on earth' ain't sounding quite right for me.
Life on Earth consists of thousands of species that aren't necessarily human. The beauty of the Earth is unparalleled anywhere else. I find it best not to concern myself with what to save and what not to save, but to simply do my next step to the best of my ability and with all my heart. Our ceremony† on the 12th is our next step.
†Details to be announced.