Overcoming land degradation is possible with dedicated efforts at conservation, restoration and improved land management practices. It can be achieved by preventing soil erosion, increasing green cover, improving agricultural practices, changing our grazing practices, and support sustainable consumption and production.
Just as environmental and ecological effects have multiple dimensions of impact, so should its conservation and restoration efforts. Environmental degradation does not just affect people causing it; it affects everyone from the people living there to the people who come in contact with the polluted agents. That is […]
If you are keeping up with the recent developments in the lines of COP 22, you’ll know that the countries that signed it, along with the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate change, have been in a conference in Morocco, discussing the role of education in achieving mass momentum to […]
Restoration ecology is an up and coming field with a huge number of applications. Sites ranging from minespoils, degraded rangelands, wastelands and floodplains have been recognized with immediate need for ecological restoration. But essentially, the blueprint for the restoration project remains the same. What is that?
The social media is abound with articles and posts on the extent of pollution, the reasons for it and the dangers it is causing. The public pressure is mounting and it is not going to be long before the governments at the state and national level are forced […]
At the moment, I’m at a Toastmasters International semi-annual conference. This is an organization that strives to help people all over the world improve their communication and leadership skills. I’m a member, a passionate one, and I believe that the skills of communication and leadership are vitare in […]
It is important to identify and contain invasive species in your neighborhood. If you don’t, they can cause allergies, destroy your home gardens and stop other plants and animals from flourishing in your area. In this post, understand how you can contain and even get rid of invasive species in your neighborhood.