Posts Tagged ‘species’

What Tomorrow May Bring

June 12, 2008

A ClimateCartoons present (published with permission ).
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No Us? What a Concept!

February 9, 2008

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Espresso is one of the Four Mugs (and a Crock) who routinely disrupts my day by making me think about something that’s not on my ‘To Do’ list? Don’t these people know that my day’s too full already?

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Our Environmental Arrogance

October 27, 2007

cougar campingHuman population is now +6 billion, and may double within this century. All over the world, other life forms are becoming extinct because of human encroachment. As developers push farther and farther out of the city limits and swallow up wild animal habitat, should we really be surprised by cougar attacks on pets, or vehicle collissions with deer?

deer crossing signIn today’s paper (“Deer runs amok in London furniture store“; Joe Belanger; London Free Press), we’re told that deer are “a menace to drivers.” Well, I beg to differ. It seems to me that we’re the menace, and it’s unlikely that we’ll be able to curb our selfishness before Mother Nature decides to do it for us.

Links:
2007/11/20 – LFP: List of cougar sightings growing