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LOLOIPA PRIMARY SCHOOL DOWN SCALES OPERATIONS, WHILE TAPINI LLG PRESIDENT PAYS NO ATTENTION - EL NINO

DROUGHT HITS LOLOIPA in TAPINI LLG.

The magnitude of this drought has discriminated no one in its path. And this morning, Joseph Pota – a local and a teacher in Loloipa Community School reported this morning that general school operations and administration has been down scaled to withstand the effect of the drought. 193 more words

Father Brian Cahill

French sightseeing from horseback

(Sorry, I had to interrupt my travel series with a lament about fire. Now I’m taking you back to France with me.)

After sleeping straight through the dark, star-laden night on a simple bed, in a simple room with a toilet at one end and a shower and sink at the other end, the day begins at… 620 more words

Travel & Adventure

Los Altos Weather - August Dry As Usual

As California’s drought continues through our dry summer, urban water users locally and throughout California have dramatically reduced water usage. Our local aquifer is looking good, but in the Central Valley, ground subsidence and fish are much worse. 639 more words

Environment

Rattlesnake Finds Its Way Into Laundry Room Of La Verne Home

LA VERNE (CBSLA.com) — Whether due to Southern California’s recent heat wave or the drought, hillside homeowners are finding unwelcome guests slithering into their homes to find a place to cool off. 164 more words

News

Desertification, drought, soils, lack of food and grazing lands, conflicts in Nigeria

53% Nigerians affected by desertification –FG

by NigerianNation

The federal govern­ment has said about 53 per cent of the total population of Nige­rians are grossly affected by desertification even as 40% of the land mass in the north was taken up by deserts. 199 more words

Desertification

Timberland contributed to the planting of two million trees

Photo credit: Timberland

Timberland Plants Two Millionth Tree in China’s Horqin Desert as Part of Its Commitment to Protect The Outdoors

TONGLIAO, China, Sept. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland today marked the planting of a total of two million trees in the Horqin Desert, a significant milestone in its ongoing program to tackle desertification in Inner Mongolia. 217 more words

Desertification