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The 27 Most Inspirational Quotes About Trees afbeelding
Throughout history, trees have filled us with wonder and sparked our imaginations. Writers, philosophers and even the odd politician have found inspiration in the branches and leaves of trees around them.And it’s little wonder. Trees are good for the soul. They’re essential to the air we breathe. And they provide a majestic example of strength and perseverance in the face of adversity. In need of a little inspiration? Below you’ll find 27 inspirational quotes about trees – their power, beauty and the importance of caring for them.
Sustainable Gift Shopping Guide: Gifts for Every Occasion afbeelding
Shopping for Christmas, Mother’s Day or birthday gifts? Finding just the right thing whilst making sure your gift doesn’t harm the planet can be tricky. Luckily, we’re here to give you the lowdown on gifting responsibly, whatever the occasion, with our sustainable gift shopping guide. Read on for sustainable shopping tips and a range of sustainable gifts sure to wow their recipients.
Fascinating Facts About Mangrove Forests and Why They are so Important afbeelding
The thing that is most remarkable about mangroves is that they are halophytes. This means that they can tolerate salt and are able to live in areas where oceans and seas meet the land. These incredible trees live in tropical and subtropical areas across the Earth. They are especially common in countries such as Indonesia, Thailand, and Mexico.The roots and branches of the trees help to secure them in place and their leaves filter the salt from the water and excrete it. If this does not make them incredible enough, mangroves also play a vital role in protecting animals and people as well as helping to control climate change. Taking a look at some fascinating facts about mangroves helps to show just how amazing they are.
Fascinating Facts About the Amazon Rainforest afbeelding
There is no doubt that the Amazon Rainforest is one of the most amazing places on the planet. It's a massive natural landscape that is home to a diverse and unique ecosystem. Thousands of different species exist within the forest when you take into account animals, plants and trees.The Amazon is also where more than 20% of the planet's oxygen is created. This is why you may hear the area referred to as the "Lungs of the Earth". It helps the Earth and its inhabitants to breathe. This is one of the very good reasons why organisations like One Tree Planted enable businesses and individuals to contribute to tree planting projects in the Amazon and across the world. There are several other fascinating facts about the Amazon that clearly illustrate why protecting the forest is so important.
Sustainable Travel Tips: The Ultimate Guide for low-carbon travel afbeelding
Sustainable travel. Is it really possible? Travel always has consequences for the environment. However – as you’ll see from these sustainable travel tips – that doesn’t mean you can’t reduce your ecological footprint when you venture to a new destination. But let’s start with a definition…