Quote Originally Posted by TheAmishPirate View Post
-In typing all this out, I've realized it feels weird to track damage to the environment, rather than the environment's overall health. While it does more closely match metrics such as emissions and global temperature, it's weird to write "-environment" as a positive trait.
Just add a minus sign. Start it as a full bar that degrades with most technology and is improved with the few specialty things, so that +environment is the positive trait. Or start it as, like, a 2/3 bar so there's space to improve it if somebody wants to go there.