Save Biological Treasures in Last Native Vegetation

ALERT – New Research: Save the Last Tiny Scraps of Native Vegetation   …  #ClimateStrike #ExtinctionRebellion #StopAdani

Scientific thinking changes as new evidence comes to light.  One vital new insight is the importance of saving even tiny, isolated remnants of native vegetation.

Decades of research on fragmented habitats has shown that small, isolated patches of habitat are often ecologically depauperate — lacking top predators and large species, and suffering from a wide variety of ecological woes.This research correctly shows the vital importance of protecting Earth’s vanishing wilderness areas.

But such studies have also convinced some people that very small, isolated patches of native vegetation are nearly worthless.  In many places, these tiny remnants are being bulldozed and razed to the ground.

That, it turns out, is dead wrong. Continue reading “Save Biological Treasures in Last Native Vegetation”

Wolves returning to Catalonia after 80 years

The return of the wolf in Catalonia, excellent news that the government should strengthen
the wolf

 en catalá  sota    The appearance of wolves in the counties of Cerdanya and Ripollès is good news for biodiversity in Catalonia. The wolf, like all predators, is a ey element in the operation and restoration o biodiversity.

see alsp)o: ‘Live Wolf Protected Wolf’ yell 10,000 in Madrid.. ‘Lobo vivo, lobo protegido

The wolf is back, and has even been spotted in Valles Oriental County, just 50 kms from Barcelona!( see map)

Until the nineteenth century, the wolf was distribute in most of the Catalan region, the last one was reortedly killed in 1929. Last year remote cameras were installed in the Ripolles County with 6 sightings and 3 in Cerdanya.  It is hoped that stable breeding packs will become established and pass the threshold of no return to boost Catalan biodiversity.
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construction natural Pool/Piscina.. no Chlorine/Clor

Time we STOPPED maintaining millions of swimming pools as deadly chlorine traps for every organism that enters them.

Paramos YA de mantener millones de piscinas esteriles con clor que son trampas mortales para cada organismo que se mete dentro.

Untitled“Swimming in natural water is a delight to our senses. Your skin and hair feels soft and your eyes don’t sting. It seems as if, every cell in your body is telling you – this is the way swimming should be.” -David Pagan Butler

Nadar en agua natural es una delicia para los sentidos. La piel y el cabello se siente suave y sus ojos no pican. Parece como si cada célula de tu cuerpo te está diciendo . Éste debe seres la manera de nadar David Pagan Butler Continue reading “construction natural Pool/Piscina.. no Chlorine/Clor”

Help tp Outlaw Ecocide: interview with Polly Higgins

Healthy Planet and the Law of Ecocide – an Interview with Polly Higginsthunderclap

 

Alternatives to Political Systems, Biodiversity, Deforestation, Economics, Global Warming/Climate Change, People Systems, Society, Soil Erosion & Contamination, Water Contaminaton & Loss — by Marcin Gerwin April 18, 2013 Continue reading “Help tp Outlaw Ecocide: interview with Polly Higgins”