A million vertebrate animals are killed by cars each day, costing $8 billion dollars per year. Let’s start making efforts to balance the travel needs of people and animals and use the billions of dollars spent to prevent the millions of lives lost.
Earth’s food systems are the problem and the solution to the climate crisis. A shift from traditional monocrop agriculture to agroforestry will bring back biodiversity while supporting human health and economies.
Learn how communities and local environments benefit from replacing expensive-to-maintain lawns with natural meadows, rain gardens, and community gardens.
Learn about invasive plant species, how they harm our local ecosystems, and how you can take action in your community to prevent their spread.
Start converting empty, useless lawns into spaces that’ll help restore native animal communities and gardens by using these methods for lawn removal.
I’m telling this story now because the UN has just released another kick-in-gut report about the wholesale extinction taking place with our life-support system here on Mother Earth. Stand up. You matter.
The remains of some cabins and barn from farms of the past still stand, forgotten on roadsides and in fields. We can still appreciate their beauty, and in turn learn to appreciate our own homes.
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