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Mike Shanahan's Blog – July 2011 Archive (1)

Ask not what you can do for nature… Ask what nature can do for you

In 1997 a British barrister uttered three words that left my sister and me speechless and gave us a glimpse of the future. 

As we walked along a road in Jersey, he stopped and asked: “What is that?” 

His voice was more shrill than normal and his eyes were wide open. He looked like a child who had just seen his first rainbow.

As his arm stretched out to point at a bird that had landed nearby, my sister and I were stunned to realise that he did…


Added by Mike Shanahan on July 19, 2011 at 13:00 — No Comments

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