Burkina Faso, in West Africa, has been fighting with desertification and climate change, and has seen a progressive degradation of its forested landscapes due to the expansion of agriculture.
A recent survey shows whose music is played the most to people’s plants….
“Many children were no longer allowed to roam the woods, even before the threat of Covid.”
“Grey hairs and golden leaves cry out
The year and I are old.”
“Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I love – that makes life and nature harmonise.”
Images by Rosie Hopkins
The most beautiful gift of nature is that it gives one pleasure to look around and try to comprehend what we see: Albert Einstein
signs of Spring in an Orkney garden
The real trees collection will be carried out during the week beginning Monday 3 February.
Trees for Life is establishing a 700-acre mountaintop woodland of 100,000 trees at its Dundreggan Conservation Estate in Glenmoriston near Loch Ness.
Photograph by Orkney News reader Rosie Hopkins