Manta Rays…

This video says about itself: Manta Rays Use Tiny Fish to Help Them Stay Clean 12 January 2018 Wrasse perform a vital cleaning function for other fish, by ridding their bodies of dead cells and parasites. Their biggest customers–literally and figuratively–are the massive manta rays. From the series: David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef: Visitors.

via Manta rays helped by small fish — Dear Kitty. Some blog

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Best Earth Watch Expeditions 0f 2017?

What were the best expeditions of 2017 according to our volunteers? To find out, we tallied evaluation scores submitted by volunteers – scores that factor in safety, support, team dynamic, research contribution, training, overall satisfaction, and more.

via The Top 10 Earthwatch Expeditions of 2017 (according to our volunteers)! — Earthwatch Unlocked

WILD HORSES, again…

Join us for Wild Horse Wednesdays®, on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018 6:00 p.m. PST … 7:00 p.m. MST … 8:00 p.m. CST … 9:00 p.m. EST Listen Live (HERE!) You can also listen to the show on your phone by calling (917) 388-4520, or call in to ask questions after the first 15 minutes of […]

via Carol Walker on BLM’s refusal of help to get Wyoming’s 1,968 captured wild horses adopted so they won’t be sold to slaughter (on Wild Horse & Burro Radio, Wed., 1/17/18) — Straight from the Horse’s Heart

How Alaskan Bears Help Plants…

This video about Alaska is called The Land of Giant Bears. From Oregon State University in the USA: Great scat! Bears — not birds — are the chief seed dispersers in Alaska January 16, 2018 It’s a story of bears, birds and berries. In southeastern Alaska, brown and black bears are plentiful because of salmon. […]

via How Alaskan bears help plants — Dear Kitty. Some blog

EUROPEAN PLASTIC CLEANUP!

Brussels targets single-use plastics in an urgent clean-up scheme that aims to make all packaging reusable or recyclable by 2030 Plastics EU declares war on plastic garbage Brussels targets single-use plastics in an urgent clean-up scheme that aims to make all packaging reusable or recyclable by 2030 Daniel Boffey in Brussels Share on Facebook Share […]

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U.K.GREEN PLAN!

Facing criticism for recent policy reversals which have resulted, for example, in falling investment in clean energy in the U.K. in 2016 and 2017 , the government has recently attempted a re-set with its policy document: A Green Future: Our 25 Year Plan to Improve the Environment , released on January 11. “Conservatives’ 25-year green […]

via U.K. Rolls out Green Policies, including Fighting Plastics, Phasing Out Coal, and Encouraging Divestment — Work and Climate Change Report

Bureau of Land Management Wild Horse Hearings…

Story by the Idaho Mountain Express The BLM is inviting the public to submit comments as part of a statewide hearing regarding motor vehicle and helicopter use in wild horse management operations on Tuesday, Jan. 23, from 1-2 p.m. at its Challis Field Office. The public hearing is being held to obtain information, views and […]

via BLM Sets Hearing on Wild Horse Mismanagement — Straight from the Horse’s Heart