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Straw bale garden 2015

My blog has been dead for awhile now due to the demands on my time made by my new job (Yay for income to support my hobbies! 1,539 more words


The Drought

Where there used to be a lake
is now a desert-like piece of land
with trees and rocks parched in the sun
like someone’s spirit… 61 more words



By Adam Voiland
28 July 2015

(NASA) – A new analysis of 35 years of meteorological data confirms fire seasons have become longer. Fire season, which varies in timing and duration based on location, is defined as the time of year when wildfires are most likely to ignite, spread, and affect resources.

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Iran city hits suffocating heat index of 165 degrees, near world record

August 2015IRAN – Wherever you live or happen to travel to, never complain about the heat and humidity again. In the city of Bandar Mahshahr (population of about 110,000 as of 2010), the air felt like a searing 165 degrees (74 Celsius) today factoring in the humidity. 285 more words
Earth Changes

From the Forest 21

De Vine & Nut Tree 

As those of you who follow me will know I have built us a “fly free zone”(FFZ for short) where we can sit without being mullered by wasps or black biting flies. 985 more words

Our Life

A new study of drought impacts at forest sites worldwide

Photo credit: Eurekalert

This is a stressed forest in the southwestern United States.

CREDIT Leander Anderegg

Drought’s lasting impact on forests


Forests across the planet take years to rebound from drought, storing far less carbon dioxide than widely assumed in climate models… 348 more words


Greening the desert

Photo credit: ECNS.cn

This composite photo shows Kubuqi Desert in the past and the present, spanning 20 years. (Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn)

Entrepreneur turns sand into gold… 221 more words