Linking Journalism with the Web of Life
Added by Danielle Nierenberg on April 28, 2011 at 16:50 — No Comments
IZILWANE (www.izilwane.org) is an online magazine that explores a new ecological paradigm based on enhancing the relationship of human beings with other species and the natural world. We are happy to announce our launch.
Journey with IZILWANE around the globe and into the human psyche as, together, we connect the human animal to the global…
Added by Tara Lumpkin on April 22, 2011 at 0:04 — No Comments
Crossposted from the Worldwatch Institute's Nourishing the Planet.
For over 40 years, Earth Day has served as a call to action, mobilizing individuals and organizations around the world to address these challenges. This year Nourishing the Planet highlights agriculture—often blamed as a driver of environmental problems—as an emerging…
Added by Danielle Nierenberg on April 19, 2011 at 19:23 — No Comments
The International Institute for Environment and Development is pleased to share six new films about the future of forests, and announce a forthcoming webinar where you can discuss the films with the team that made them and viewers from around the world.
The films are free for you to use on…
Added by Mike Shanahan on April 19, 2011 at 11:30 — No Comments
For those interested in the Mekong issues, today will mark a turning point of the region. The four Lower Mekong countries will meet and discuss to get a decision about the first dam on the river section. If built, it will set a precedence for other 10 more to follow amid concerns among environmentalists that the dams would cause irreversible impacts to the river ecosystem as well as communities which depend on the river for centuries. That's how the story goes. More to come. Check…Continue
Added by Piyaporn on April 19, 2011 at 4:33 — No Comments
On April 19th, 1951 a small group of Quakers from Fairhope, Alabama (USA) arrived in a Costa Rican cloud forest – a place they would call “Monteverde,” or the “Green Mountain.” For decades the Quakers lived a simple life farming and producing cheese. During this time only a handful of scientists…Continue
Added by Austin Haeberle on April 11, 2011 at 14:00 — No Comments
This blog was originally published on the National Geographic News Watch
Golden Mountains of Altai, Russia--For countless generations, Altai people herded their livestock across what…Continue
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