Tagged: Biodiversity

Food Security and GMO Foods

Food Security has become a key issue for governments the world over with growing fears that there will be mass starvation due to an increasing world population and crop loses attributed to climate change....

The Year of the Forest – 2011

Examining the dire straits of our planets forests and their importance to the natural world. 2011 has been declared the year of the forests by the United Nations and therefore I found it fitting...

Biodiversity – the complete story

Following on from our layman’s guide to biodiversity this article is a more comprehensive study of the subject. The year 2010 has been declared as the International Year of Biodiversity. Biodiversity is a relatively new field of...

Biodiversity – A Layman’s Guide

The year 2010 has been declared The International Year of Biodiversity. In this article we outline the basics of Biodiversity, some of the factors affecting it and the implications for mankind. The year 2010 has been...

WILDLIFE HEALS APARTHEID WOUNDS

In a colourful traditional ceremony, the ribbon was cut on South Africa’s newest game reserve… In a colourful traditional ceremony attended by officials, VIP’s, and hundreds of rural community members Mr Mujahid Alam of...

Clean Water

How safe is the water that we drink? Since an adult human body is made of 70% water and the planet is 70% water, it can be deducted that water is pretty important stuff....