bee on a flower providing environments

Environmental Roundup 5

5 Myths That Feed Unethical Wild Animal Tourism https://www.thedodo.com/community/SnatterVan/responsible-tourists-do-not-in-878207092.html Often due to lack of awareness, many unsuspecting tourists and locals fall into the trap of believing a holiday around sunny South Africa to “take in the big five” and other wildlife romps causes no harm. And in some cases, they believe that they may even […]

Continue Reading

Environmental Round Up 3 – Week 5th January 2015

22 Animals That Went Extinct in 2014 http://www.livingalongsidewildlife.com/2014/12/22-animals-that-went-extinct-in-2014.html It is time for the somber and annual eulogy of the animals that went extinct in the past year.   Why killing wolves doesn’t work http://www.treehugger.com/conservation/why-killing-wolves-doesnt-work.html When humans decimated wolf populations, the idea was that farmers would no longer lose sheep and other livestock to the dog-like […]

Continue Reading

Environmental News Round Up – 06th November

Four stories from our planet this week: 1. 17 Shocking Photos That Show How Global Warming Is Everywhere http://uk.businessinsider.com/photos-of-global-warming-everywhere-2014-11?op=1?r=US#ixzz3KSJ71vmz Concerns over global climate change have never been higher — and with good reason. For decades, scientists have been watching warming-related trends. Increases in fires, floods, droughts, severe storms, and sea levels are just some of the […]

Continue Reading

Why Conserve Species?

So why do we conserve wildlife species? It is a question that is often asked, especially when conservation priorities are being determined. There are all the obvious reasons such as, they are in decline, they have a role to play in our ecosystem or they have a benefit us in some way. However, must we […]

Continue Reading