02 Oct '11, 2pm

Learning to Love the Life in Front of You (VIDEO)

Learning to Love the Life in Front of You (VIDEO)

HOW TO MAKE A FOREST FROM A PATCH OF GRASS My daughter created a tiny nature reserve in our garden to save the wildlife in the grass from the lawn mower. We stopped to talk about it, and then spent the afternoon looking for wildlife in the grass. What she found really amazed me: so many little creatures in a tiny patch of grass. Wildlife often seems remote and disconnected from our day-to-day lives, and our impact on the environment as individuals seems minimal. But my daughter’s idea – that an individual can save a tiny patch of the earth suddenly changed the way I think, and inspired me to do something. So as well as changing a few things in my life, and giving money to charity, I’m sending out this thought in the hope that others may be inspired to appreciate the diversity of life on earth (even the slugs and snails) and take positive action to protect it. I hope this i...

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2011/10/02/learning-to-love-the-lif...

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Spotted: Front Yard Vegetable Garden

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eatdrinkbetter.com 02 Oct '11, 8am

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Video documents tool use by wild fish | Nature | The Earth Times via @earthtimes #fish #tuskfish #Wrasse

Video documents tool use by wild fish | Nature ...

earthtimes.org 02 Oct '11, 6pm

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eco-chick.com 03 Oct '11, 12pm

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planetsave.com 30 Sep '11, 9pm

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treehugger.com 28 Sep '11, 5pm

From Jesse's post on what is a swale , to greening the deserts of Jordan , we've already seen plenty of examples of using ...

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The Ginormous Task of Saving Forests from Clima...

treehugger.com 03 Oct '11, 6pm

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promotionworld.com 29 Sep '11, 7am

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paultan.org 30 Sep '11, 5am

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unep.org 03 Oct '11, 10am

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Nature Photo of the Week: Green Mango Hummingbird | The Nature Conservancy via @nature_org

Nature Photo of the Week: Green Mango Hummingbi...

blog.nature.org 30 Sep '11, 1pm

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