South Africa Community Plants Forest To Save World’s Rarest Parrot

July 12, 2013 0 Comments 1 tag

To save the only parrot endemic to South Africa, local communities are planting trees critical to the iconic bird’s survival. National Geographic featured the plight of the South Africa’s Cape

Book Review of Mad Sheep

July 1, 2013 0 Comments 2 tags

A Fine Line Between Safety and Panic: A Sheep Story My grandmother’s first husband died of Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease, otherwise known as mad cow disease, years before my grandmother married my

Forest Elephants In Danger With New Roads In Africa

June 30, 2013 0 Comments 2 tags

The African Forest elephant is a species under threat these days. Scientists in 1989 estimated there were 170,000 elephants left in the wild from approximately 700,000 a few decades ago.