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Someday in This World

Someday in this world –

vast rainforests.

The most sought after jobs

will be working with water

and dirt.

The most sought after careers

will be in service to tomorrow, 20 more words


National Arbor Day

Today we celebrate National Arbor Day, which is a day all about trees. For something a little different, I decided to doodlewash a little tree frog on a tree branch, to spotlight the importance of trees to the creatures with whom we share our planet.  383 more words


How Can Planting a Tree Save an Orangutan?

How can planting a tree save an orangutan?

That is the same question we asked our friends at Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) when we heard about their Tree Planting Project—and the answer will amaze you. 1,234 more words



Regrowing Rain Forests

Scientists have long promoted rain forest preservation as a way to mitigate climate change, but now it turns out that regrowing forests is just as important. 212 more words


Costa Rica Adventure, Day Five--Part Two: Santa Anita Rainforest Ranch

After visiting the Tony’s gallery, we headed north on mostly non-paved, narrow roads.  The clouds increased; the landscape became greener if that is possible.  We crossed to the Caribbean side near the Nicaraguan border. 606 more words


Monique Pool and the Green Heritage Fund Suriname

Just found this item via Facebook , “Watch the stars come out as CNN honors its Top 10 Heroes” (written by a CNN team). One of these heroes—who were honored on Saturday, December 12, 2015—is Monique Pool, from Paramaribo, Suriname. 805 more words


Paris Climate Conference - COP 21

Next week sees the next round of international climate conferences in Paris and many people are wondering what agreements are going to be reached. What is just as is important is how effective the agreements will be. 628 more words