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| Paperitalo Environmental News|
( Last updated Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:30 pm EDT)
|All the world's a stage, a classroom, for kids at Forest Hill Nature Preschool|
A little rain doesn't faze the Forest Hill Nature Preschool – or even a week full of gray, rainy days that left much of the region drenched and kept most people inside.
On one such thoroughly rainy day, the kids at the Bynum Road preschool were busy … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Foraging for mushrooms on the forest floor|
The rain is falling without mercy. It's midmorning, but a gray blanket of low clouds tucks the forest in so cozily that it might as well be dusk. Even with Gore-Tex wrapping, moisture seems hell-bent on coating every square inch of skin.
Ah, the … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Controlling the burn: Indonesia's efforts to prevent forest and land fire crisis|
The World Bank Group Thursday 27th October, 2016
Forest and land fires making the news in Indonesia is nothing new. But a hostage drama in the middle of "fire season"? That's a new twist, and indeed dominated headlines in early September. … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Clinton is best on clean energy, climate, environment|
With the hope of starting a trend of bucking political parties and seeking a middle ground of real solutions (wouldn’t it be great if in the final weeks of this campaign everyone started talking about why they are supporting candidates) I … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Tibet still among world’s best regions in environment: Report|
By: PTI | Beijing |
Published:October 27, 2016 11:01 am
An environmental protection project in Tibet, launched amid criticism that China’s mining projects were affecting its fragile ecosystem, is now beginning to bring about improvements, the Chinese … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Ontario’s moose population under threat, some bats may be wiped out entirely, environment report says|
Climate change is critically hurting Ontario's moose population, says a new report. "Moose are exquisitely adapted to cold weather and very poorly adapted for heat." (Chris Pritchard/Gary Grant Photo)
Ontario’s moose population is under … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Architect builds not-quite-so-average treehouse to create a luxury 'glamping' escape in the forest|
“The Woodman’s Treehouse”, is no amateur backyard effort, it’s a five-star luxury escape in the forest.
In the woods in Dorset, south-west England, architect Guy Mallinson has built an incredible treehouse for those who love the great outdoors but don’t … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Timber shake-up fuels more forest ire|
The State Government claims it is cleaning up the mess created by the former Labor regime in the forestry industry. Picture: NIKKI DAVIS-JONES
TEMPERS have flared in State Parliament amid debate on whether the State Government is helping or hindering the … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Public toilets on mangrove land liable under Forest Act, MoEF panel tells Maharashtra government|
Written by Rohit Alok
| Mumbai |
Published:October 27, 2016 1:45 am
The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change has told the Maharashtra government that public toilets built on mangrove land do attract provisions of the Forest Act, and will … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT
|Take a journey through a healing forest|
Nature has incredible healing power. Let this short video draw you through spectacular wilderness. Feel your stresses melt away.
Nature does more than just make us happy. It heals us, too. When people leave the hectic chaos of urban settings and venture … Thursday, October 27, 2016 8:42 pm EDT