The Remarkable Story of How the Bison Returned to Europe

Nature Conservancy - Science

Yes, the bison roams across Europe. And the story of its conservation rescue may be even more dramatic than that of its American counterpart. Wildlife Bison Forests Genetics Grasslands Mammals Restoration

Editorializing Europe's carbon market

Environmental Economics

But analysts are increasingly worried that technical mistakes, Europe’s prolonged recession and the failure of policy makers to strengthen the system is undermining its effectiveness.

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Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer

Green Traveler Guides

But you need not have her extraordinary acuity to go green with classical music, especially in Europe during the summer. All the best artists and orchestras […] Europe’s 8 best ‘eco’ classical music festivals this summer is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Concertos in Green | Superstar pianist Hélène Grimaud is a synesthete, a person who experiences sounds as colors—Bach in orange and red, Beethoven in bright yellow and green.

Where are the 5 coolest eco-friendly winter sports destinations in Europe?

Green Traveler Guides

| Skiing In Green & White | Europe. Each of […] Where are the 5 coolest eco-friendly winter sports destinations in Europe?

Welcome to the Blue Heart of Europe

Conservancy Talk

As journalist Arthur Nelsen said, “More is known about rivers in the Amazon than Europe’s last wild waterways in the Balkans.” The wealth of freshwater biodiversity, and the unique intactness of the region’s rivers, earns it the nickname of being the “blue heart of Europe.”

Europe will face deadly costs for climate inaction

Green Blog

The study (pdf) offers a comprehensive view of the impacts of unrestrained climate change on agriculture, rivers, coasts, tourism, energy, forests, transport infrastructure and human health in Europe. of Europe''s total GDP.

Is Syriza the first Green government in Europe?

Green Blog

When I say that Syriza’s victory is in a sense the first Green government in Europe, it’s obviously not just Greens. Because Syriza is effectively a merger between most of the left wing parties in Greece, most left parties in Europe can reasonably see it as their sister.

Europe Maintains Commitment to Ambition and Action at Recent Marrakesh Climate Talks

Conservancy Talk

In Europe, this observed climate change has already led to a wide range of impacts on the environment, economy and human health [2]. Of course, much to do remains if the global Paris Agreement climate goals are to be met, and Europe must play its role.

Europe installed twice as much wind energy capacity in 2014 as coal and gas combined

Green Blog

In fact, Europe closed down and retired more coal and gas capacity than they commissioned in 2014. Thomas Becker, chief executive officer of the European Wind Energy Association, said: "These numbers very much show Europe''s continued commitment to renewable and wind energy.

Europe drowning in plastic waste

Green (Living) Review

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Europe’s greener skies

Green Traveler Guides

Europe’s greener skies is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. | Green Travel News |. S tarting January 1, a new law will charge a greenhouse gas emissions tax on all air travel to and from European Union airports.

Why Norway is Keen to Collect the Rest of Europe’s Rubbish

Environmental News Network

Norway is leading the way in Europe by turning other countries’ unwanted waste into energy, so they are successfully turning trash into cash. But in the world of commerce, Europe’s rubbish is fast becoming a sought-after commodity. By: Guest Contributor, Andrew Johnson.

Austerity bites hard in Europe

Green (Living) Review

However, as said, in mainland Europe people are now scavenging in dumpsters of food stores (and stores in general) for anything usable out of necessity as the austerity measures of the governments are biting very hard indeed.

Europe’s Biggest Solar Farm To Be Built In Turkey

Green Prophet

At more than 1 million terawatt-hours (twH) of solar radiation each year, it receives more sunlight than most countries in Europe — for comparison, Spain and California each receive about 800,000 twH annually.

A Lesson in Loss & Tolerance from 1940s Europe.

Elephant Journal

One evening my grandmother came back to find that the children were no longer there. They were gone. Their lives stolen because they lived in a world filled with unjust hatred. Enlightened Society Family Right Livelihood diveristy family values fighting for peace mindfulness multi-cultural Spread love not hate

Nearly half Europe’s electricity could be produced by households by 2050, study shows

Green (Living) Review

The study, commissioned by Greenpeace, the European Renewable Energy Federation, Friends of the Earth and, sees so-called ‘energy citizens’ producing 611 TWh of electricity by 2030 – a fifth of Europe’s forecast demand.

United Kingdom is Out of Europe—I Hope we Know what we Voted For.

Elephant Journal

Writer's Contest 2** Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Europe Family, Youth, Enlightened Education WAYLON: Today Only brexit media influence referendum voting results responsible voting UK United Kingdom referendum vote leave votingMy belief is that before voting everyone who wishes to vote should first have to gain a.

Intelsat blocks Iranian channels in Europe

Green (Living) Review

State censorship at its finest by Michael Smith (Veshengro) International satellite services provider Intelsat has blocked Iran’s official broadcast channels in Europe, a company spokesman confirmed on Thursday, October 25, 2012.

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Waterfowl of North America, Europe & Asia: An Identification Guide

10,000 Birds

Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification Guide by Sébastien Reeber is an exhaustively comprehensive reference book that is sure to bring joy to the heart of every birder who slowly scopes through the hundreds of ducks in the local marsh or bay and eventually, after an hour or so, looks up, smiles, and says, “I have a Eurasian Teal.” Waterfowl of North America, Europe, and Asia: An Identification Guide is a serious book for serious birders.

Europe Introduces New Plant-Based Ice Cream “Lupinesse” to Market


Europe has been a leader in introducing new, unique and sometimes odd ice cream dishes to market. The latest ice cream dish to be released in Europe is made from the reedlike plant called Lupin, making the ice cream completely plant-based.

Syria’s Organic Food Market Ripe for Exports to Europe

Green Prophet

With farming traditions that are already “organic”, embattled Syria can easily become an important organic food producer, based on climate, practices and location to Europe. The biggest market is Europe (52 percent), followed by North America (45%).

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Greenpeace activists scale Europe’s tallest building to protest Shell’s dangerous Arctic drilling

Green Blog

Early this Thursday morning, six activists from Greenpeace started to scale the tallest building in Western Europe, the Shard in London, UK. Global Warming action Arctic Arctic drilling climate change climate protest Europe Greenpeace greenpeacebuzz London Shell The daring stunt is made in an effort to protest Shell’s plans to drill for oil in the Arctic, which could potentially cause “irreparable harm” to the fragile nature and its inhabitants.

When Humans Leave: Chernobyl Ecosystem 30 Years Later.

Elephant Journal

Scientists now say that the effects from some of the world's biggest nuclear disasters are less damaging to the Earth than.

Shale is not a miracle solution for Europe

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Shale is not the miracle solution for Europe that is being made out to be by especially the British government.

Alliance for Natural Health Europe scaremongering

Green (Living) Review

By Michael Smith (Veshengro) The Alliance for Natural Health Europe ( [link] ) is seriously engaged in scaremongering as regards to the new laws regarding herbal remedies being sold in the EU.

There’s a bear! There’s a bear!

10,000 Birds

In the most of Europe, Brown Bear is a mythical creature that lives only in mediaeval tapestries and folk tales. Trips bears Europe Greece Mammals mountainsIt has become extinct, one may say, but such formulation hides the gruesome fact: it has been exterminated. By us.

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Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

Green Blog

Concerns about the dramatic decline in bee populations around the world in recent years has resulted in a continent-wide ban in Europe on insecticides that allegedly causes serious harm to bees.

Confronting the fascist threat in Europe and abroad

Green (Living) Review

Fascism in Europe is most commonly associated with Adolf Hitler''s National Socialist German Workers Party. Learn from the lessons of history and look at what fascism did in and to Europe.

Beaten by an Angry Bird

10,000 Birds

Birds angry birds Europe Mute Swan Serbia swansNoisy wing beats, heavy landing behind the stern, water splashing everywhere and then, a hit of a heavy wing on my upper arm…. A few years back, I birded northern Greece with a couple from Namibia.

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Want to stay close to nature in Europe? Try mobi-camping!

Green Traveler Guides

Costa Verde Croatia Europe France Spain best mobile home parks for Europe vacations best mobile parks for EU holidays mobi-camping top caravan rental for Europe holiday| It’s Glamping Plus | You know about glamping—luxury camping with the comforts of home.

Dubai Gets Frozen Air From Europe

Green Prophet

Those magnificent places down the Danube

10,000 Birds

Trips Europe Iron Gates Np mountains Serbia wetlandsCover photo: Black-headed Bunting by Mark S. Jobling / Wikimedia Commons. This year, the first heat of the season came late, only with early June.

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Fill your Heart with Love Today: RIP David Bowie.

Elephant Journal

Adult/NFS Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Equal Rights Europe WAYLON: Today Only David Bowie deviant genius hero legend misfit musical icon rebel role modelGentleness is everywhere, fear’s just in your head.

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My Top 12 Wildlife Watching Moments

10,000 Birds

Here go those moments of curiosity, in no particular order: Europe: And so, I was driving from Greece to Serbia… in central FYRO Macedonia, two birds were circling not far from the motorway… black and white… perhaps White Storks on migration? Europe: The sun is scorching the area, and the birds are nowhere to be seen. Europe: We wait again. Trips Africa Europe India World Wildlife Day

Morning Coffee with Eastern Imperial Eagle

10,000 Birds

Birds eagles Europe Mammals SerbiaMay 2009. After a wakeup call at highly uncivilized 3.45 am, at the crack of dawn I am sitting in a car by the Suslik (European ground squirrel) pasture. It is still cold. No Susliks are to be seen – they are waiting for the sun.

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Top 30 Bike Lanes in the World (12 Are Outside Europe)


The post Top 30 Bike Lanes in the World (12 Are Outside Europe) appeared first on We have just finished this infographic that will show you the top 30 bike lanes in cities and countries all around the world.

Lost in the Tweetstorm: The Truth About Climate Doesn’t Change with the Weather

Conservancy Talk

And beyond the United States, other winter storms are also raging, such as the major storm hitting western Europe that left hundreds of thousands without power.

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Let’s Pray for Beirut the Same Way We’re Praying for Paris.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Europe WAYLON: Today Only "I am Safe" Beirut facebook Lebanon media Paris terror terror attacks violencePutting Paris' attack and Beirut's together leaves me with one startling question.

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Europe Laps up Dubai’s Camel Milk Beauty Bars

Green Prophet

There’s bottled camelicious milk, which comes in different flavors, delectable chocolate produced by Al Nassma Chocolates, and now EICMP is selling milk and the byproduct of its production to select boutique cosmetic brands throughout Europe. “We’re

The Smell of Napalm in the Morning

10,000 Birds

Conservation Belgrade Europe IBA Important Bird Areas Serbia wetlandsPhoto: This area holds 3 to 4 breeding pairs of White-tailed Eagles , which represents the biggest density per square mile anywhere in the country. Photographed by Szekeres Levente.

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