Plants and Predators

Why Plants Need Predators

May 15, 2014

A natural but not necessarily obvious dichotomy emerges from recent research into the synergy between predators and plants. Australia has one of the worst records for species extinctions in the world, 28 mammal species are now extinct and 20% of our remaining mammal species are threatened. Australia’s biodiversity crisis has been caused primarily by uncontrolled […]

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Polar Bears and Cheetahs - Hang Out!

Polar Bears and Cheetahs – Hang Out!

April 16, 2014

Sponsored by our friends Polar Bears International and the Cheetah Conservation Fund, a new dialogue on climate change with scientists Steven Amstrup and Laurie Marker. This special Earth Day Event united two great minds with a world of impassioned people—ready to share ideas and collaborate on creating a future for nature. Hang Out and discover […]

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Rainforest on the Edge by Marc Anderson

Rainforest on the Edge

April 16, 2014

Accompanying video to the album “Rainforest on the Edge”, a beautifully composed and viscerally complimented piece of footage by Marc Anderson—capturing the symphony of Malaysian rainforest perceived evermore fragile, by the encroaching sounds of the loggers saw. The rainforests of Malaysia are some of the richest on the planet. While several national parks have been […]

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Peter Matthiessen

In Memory of Matthiessen

April 10, 2014

I was inspired to revisit a book I received long ago, “The Snow Leopard by Peter Matthiessen”—as news of his passing on April 5th, 2014 (Aged 86) entered my inbox. For years I have supported conservation of the snow leopard and formed friendships with the Snow Leopard Trust, a dedicated community of scientists, artists, students […]

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A-Team for Wildlife

Prodigies of Conservation

March 23, 2014

International A-Team Unites Youths in Conservation Prodigies of conservation have been gathered from around the world to lead the way for saving endangered species. Never before has an organization sought out the youth leaders of wildlife conservation to lead and inspire an entire generation to save our disappearing wildlife. It is called, A-Team For Wildlife, […]

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2020VISION Roadshow © Peter Cairns

2020VISION Natural Media Roadshow

March 17, 2014

2020VISION is the most ambitious nature photography project ever staged in the UK. It aims to engage and enthuse a massive audience by using innovative visual media to convey the value of restoring our most important but often fragmented natural habitats—to show that healthy ecosystems are not just for wildlife, but are something fundamental to […]

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