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Environmental Impact due to Destruction of Rainforests for Mini-Hydro Projects

Rainforest Protectors of Sri Lanka – February 11, 2016

Rainforests in Sri Lanka play a major role in regulating climatic conditions of the island nation, removing harmful greenhouse gases and ensuring adequate rain that feed the streams, rivers and over 400 recorded waterfalls. 978 more words


Kindle and The Amazon Rainforest


I remember flying over the Amazon seeing the populus of trees. Nature could tell us as the paper from wood tells us. I bought a kindle A fire from one match can set a forest afire. 129 more words

Creative Writing

Travelling The East Coast; Coffs Harbour 

We were given the names of a couple of small towns by the owner of Black Duck Brewery that he suggested we stop at for coffee or lunch. 508 more words


A Morning Foliage

“How dear the woods are! You beautiful trees! I love every one of you as a friend.”
– Lucy Maud Montgomery


Massive Environmental Destruction due to Anda Dola Mini-Hydro Project

Rainforest Protectors of Sri Lanka – February 10, 2016

Anda Dola, a tributary of Gin Ganga in Neluwa Divisional Secretariat in the district of Galle is the latest victim of rapidly spreading mini-hydro projects throughout the wet zone destroying the natural habitat. 432 more words


ආඳා දොල කුඩා ජල විදුලි බලාගාරයක් ඉදිකිරීම හේතුවෙන් මහා පරිසර විනාශයක්

වැසි වනාන්තර සුරකින්නෝ – පෙබරවාරි 9, 2016

නෙළුව ප්‍රාදේශිය ලේකම් කොට්ඨාශයට අයත් ගිං ගඟෙහි අතු ගංගාවක් වන ආඳා දොල පෞද්ගලික කුඩා ජල විදුලි බලාගාර ඉදිකිරීම් ව්‍යාපෘතියේ නවතම ගොදුර බවට පත්වී තිබේ.


Whales, otters and hot springs on Vancouver Island

My feet were so hot, they felt as if they were burning. I held on to a moss-covered rock, supressing a groan, while waiting for my body to get used to the high temperature. 571 more words