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12 countries with the greatest bird species density

10,000 Birds

The Species per Square Mile Approach. While Colombia may have almost 2000 bird species, it is a huge country with, still, complicated long-distance travel logistics. On the other hand, small countries with relatively long bird lists offer higher species densities per square mile.

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The hidden cost of your 2019 choccie-filled advent calendar

Green (Living) Review

Here's why your Christmas countdown is a single-use plastic nightmare In the next few days, millions of children – and quite a few adults – will open the first window on their advent calendars without a second thought of the mountain of waste to which they're contributing.

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In Search of Australia’s Amazing Rainbow Finch

Nature Conservancy - Science

The conservation story behind Australia’s most colorful finch. Birds & Birding From the Field Wildlife Asia Pacific Birds Conservation Science Fire Indigenous Peoples TNC Science Traveling Naturalist

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Fashion brands that are leading the sustainable movement

Green Prophet

Ecologically spot-on and dead sexy. Reformation hit a sweet spot with customers and the environment by fashioning deadstock fabric into new clothes. The topic of sustainability has become very popular in recent years.

The Royal Mile: Birding Fit For a King

10,000 Birds

In birding circles, certain stretches of road or trail attain mythical status, eliciting knowing smiles and satisfied grins when mentioned. Aficionados of American birding know all too well the wonders of Panama’s Pipeline Road.

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London College of Garden Design to sponsor new design series for leading podcast

Green (Living) Review

Supporting podcasts are an integral part of our marketing strategy now.

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Do Hawks Eat Pets?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Is your dog or cat at risk from a hawk attack? Wildlife Birds Outdoor Rec Urban Conservation

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Yellow-faced Honeyeaters

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Yellow-faced Honeyeaters – Calygavis chrysops are found in the eastern and south eastern parts of Australia. They are not present in Western Australia or the Northern Territory, so not a bird species that we get to observe very often.

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A mixed roost.

10,000 Birds

At the top of Newport Bay in Orange County, Ca., the tide is almost spent. A higher tide than today might have ventured up the San Diego River, but not very far.

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My favorite trash birds

10,000 Birds

One of the many things I love about Mexico is the quality of its “trash birds” You may have heard that phrase among birders; it refers to whatever species is so common at a given site that you become tired of seeing them.

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Æppeltreow Winery & Cidery: Sparrow Spiced Cider

10,000 Birds

Sometime in early modern history, European haute cuisine lost its appetite for spice.

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Birds of Nanhui Shanghai: A Photo Book Review

10,000 Birds

There’s a place in southeast Shanghai at the junction of the Yangtze River estuary and Hangzhou Bay called Nanhui Wetland, where you can find thousands of migratory birds, making their stops along the East Asian–Australasian flyway, and some nifty residential ones.

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Loofah Sponges, Nature’s Bath Scrub

Green Prophet

Loofah, luffa, loof sponge. However you call it, the scratchy, fibrous plant has been used to scrub the body – and the dishes – for centuries. Its appeal hasn’t diminished in all that time. Today loofah is considered the most sustainable, greenest scrubber you can find.

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The UN takes stock of the world’s trees: Drylands are not wastelands!

Green Prophet

One quarter of the world’s trees are where you least expect them – on very dry land. The land may be dry but it is not a wasteland! The UN creates new tree map helping us understand trees in the Middle East and regions like it for deeper understanding of watershed and food security.

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Deadly worm invades Middle East, The UN wants $500 million attack fund

Green Prophet

Fall Armyworm is invading the Near Middle East. New reporting app aims to mitigate risk, spread awareness.

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Dec 5, World Soil Day. Take action

Green Prophet

Soil can be made and cultivated. To celebrate World Soil Day, start with these soil-friendly tips. We walk on it, dig into it, and build with it. We depend on it to grow food and clothing, filter water, and support natural ecosystems. Soil is essential to life.

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UN: Renewable Energy Ambition in NDCs must Double by 2030

Green Prophet

We need an oracle to get us out of this debacle. The UN climate group has met for the 25th time. Will anything ever change?

How to Create Buzz Around Your Product with Instagram

Green Prophet

Before Ecover was my favorite ecological cleaning brand, it was just someone’s little idea to change the world one sink of dishes at a time. Now look at them! The company started before social media, but were early to connect with bloggers and blogs in a transparent way.

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Water purifier company takes on plastic polluters at UN climate conference

Green Prophet

Wild eco-preneurs like David de Rothschild and Graham Hill from Treehugger set out to catalogue micro-plastics at sea in this bottle boat.

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7 Ways to Live a More Green Life at Home

Green Prophet

There are over 7 billion people in the world utilizing the planet’s resources. As we continue to use these resources, they continue to dry up. In fact, by 2025, 1.8 billion people will struggle to find water to drink.

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American irrigation research finds watering sweet spot for agriculture and earth

Green Prophet

A healthy lifestyle consists of a mixture of habits. Diet, exercise, sleep and other factors all must be in balance. Similarly, a sustainable farm operates on a balanced plan of soil, crop, and water management techniques. .

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Flooring Options for Ecological Weirdos

Green Prophet

Flooring means different things to different people. From grounding dirt floors to upcycled linoleum. Here are some ideas. This carpet (a magic flying one? ) is made from bottles.

Can Online Casino Websites be Truly Green?

Green Prophet

People, including celebrities like to gamble. Some good samaritans hold charity nights and donate all profits to a good cause, like climate change. But when casinos are online and in your home does it motivate anyone, anywhere to do the right green thing?

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Organic Business Ideas that will Help You Earn More

Green Prophet

Before Ecover was my favorite ecological cleaning brand, it was just someone’s little idea to change the world one sink of dishes at a time. Now look at them! Setting up a business is now more effortless, especially with the emergence of the internet paving the way for a digital world.

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