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Melting of Permafrost Might Cause Another Pandemic?

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. Photo courtesy Let's define Permafrost:Permafrost is any ground that remains completely frozen - 32°F (0°C) or colder - for … Continue reading Melting of Permafrost Might Cause Another Pandemic?

IUCN RED LIST OF THREATENED SPECIES

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

Are we killing Conservation?

(Source:Ministry of Tourism-Kenya facebook page) From CS’s statement, keeping wildlife for tourism alone is not productive enough in utilizing the resource. This comes with the hope that the consumptive utilization could not open doors for hunting of wildlife. In 2013, Wildlife Conservation & management Bill was drafted and those who drafted the bill used the … Continue reading Are we killing Conservation?

Plant and grow more trees…

FORESTS Introduction A forest is a large area dominated by trees. Forests are the dominant terrestrial ecosystem of Earth, and are distributed across the globe. Forests account for 75% of the gross primary productivity of the Earth's biosphere, and contain 80% of the Earth's plant biomass.  Forests at different latitudes and elevations form distinctly different … Continue reading Plant and grow more trees…