The IPCC have recently released a report warning that increasing global warming will result in reductions in Arctic permafrost and the thawing of the ground is expected to release greenhouse gases like methane and carbon dioxide. Let’s define Permafrost:Permafrost is any ground that remains completely frozen – 32°F (0°C) or colder – for at least … Continue reading Melting of Permafrost Might Cause Another Pandemic?
ENVIRONMENT ■ IUCN Red List of Threatened Species ✅Recently, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has released its latest Red List of Threatened Species. ● Key facts: ✅Some 902 species are officially extinct. ✅30 percent of the species (38,543) that it assessed (138,374) face the threat of extinction. ✅Some 80 species are extinct … Continue reading IUCN RED LIST OF THREATENED SPECIES
THE EARTH DOES NOT BELONG TO US, WE BELONG TO THE EARTH Today is the 5th day of June and what does that mean? It is world environment day, a great reminder of our call to live with care, the responsibility to people and planet starts right here! This is a day for all of … Continue reading WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY
The country is experiencing heavy rains at the moment, this has led to flooding and landslides in some parts of the country especially in Elgeyo marakwet, Baringo, Nandi, Muranga and West Pokot Counties. But what causes flooding? What causes Landslides? You will get so many answers depending on who is answering.Let’s put it in an … Continue reading The Earth is Crying Out for Help