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Moving Slowly & Avoiding Breakage

When the journalist Douglas Preston shared this story, I was in the process of closing up shop in India, where we had been in residence since 2010. 982 more words

Conservation

Global Problems, Forests & Solutions

Thomas E. Lovejoy a pioneer in the use of economics to conserve forests and other ecosystems globally is joined by John Reid, who has worked in the Amazon since 1965, in presenting a case for: 639 more words

Conservation

Trees For Life In Scotland

Thanks to Damian Carrington, the Guardian’s Environment editor, for this:

‘Magical’ mushroom mix to boost regrowth of lost Scottish forests

Return of Great Caledonian forest speeded up with fungi spores to help saplings flourish…

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Conservation

Rewilding Minelands

Thanks to Yale 360 for this story about Green Forests Work, in a part of North America that is often considered lost, from an ecological perspective: 641 more words

Conservation

Nature's Silence Is Golden

Yesterday’s post, linking to an article from the same source, combines with this one to confirm that some venerable members of the “mainstream media” see an audience (us, for example) for green-leaning reporting. 845 more words

Conservation

Oregon's Underground Economy

The Science section of the New York Times is a dependable source of occasionally brilliant ecological findings (amidst the more common overdoses of dark and dreary news) and this one helps start a new week on solid ground: 459 more words

Biodiversity