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Where we stand

South Africa’s Department of Environmental Affairs has officially announced the latest poaching stats. The accuracy is debatable, considering their definition of poaching.

Rhinos killed whose horns were left intact are not part of the stats. 190 more words

Rhino Ramblings

The World's most luxurious coffee is a load of crap (literally)

Imagine you are sitting down to a nice cup of hot, dark coffee.  The steam is filling your nose with bittersweet aromas – your mouth is watering, you cannot wait to taste it. 1,150 more words

Travel

Animals | brown bear portrait

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Coastal brown bear searching for salmon in a remote alaskan creek.


By Chas

Source: 500px.com

Animals

So, tell me about the Yakka skink and the Ornamental snake!

With the Yakka skink (Egernia rugosa) and the Ornamental snake (Denisonia maculata) making a big splash in the news headlines of late, being unfairly vilified for the eminent collapse of an uneconomic mining proposal, It’s a good time to introduce you to them :) 309 more words

Does Cecil's life matter more?

Cecil the Lion – you’ve surely heard his name and ill-timed fate by now.

Cecil, the centre of an Oxford University study and Zimbabwe’s most famous Lion was shot with a bow and arrow by a dentist from the USA. 515 more words

Africa

Walks around....The New Forest

We spent a week in the New Forest in June – an early holiday, to avoid peak school holiday season while we still can.

I have spent weekends and other fleeting visits to the New Forest in the past, and it was on my list of places to visit for a proper family holiday – easy walking, close to the sea, ponies – what more do you want? 753 more words

Inspiration

Animals | Green Heron

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Butorides virescens


By cmcneill17

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Nature