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European Parliament Continues Support For Nature Laws

Boring but important! As it should be!  This report by Birdwatch confirms that, as the article says: “In an overwhelming vote at the European Parliament, MEPs have stood up to defend key EU nature laws which were under threat.” http://www.birdwatch.co.uk/channel/newsitem.asp?c=11&cate=__16213Continue reading

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Chernobyl Wildlife in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone (CEZ)

At 1.23 in the morning of 26 April 1986 a catastrophic event began that would alter and destroy lives for years to come and change the world’s perception of nuclear safety forever.  THE CHERNOBYL DISASTER BEGAN AT REACTOR No. 4! … Continue reading

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Oilseed Rape Farming Increase = Voles Increase = Common Buzzard Increase

So that’s why there has been such an increase in Common Buzzard populations over the last 30 years in Western Europe.  Farmers turned to growing oilseed rape once it became profitable and the effects have been great for these raptors. … Continue reading

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