Climate Change

Milkwood Achievement

Finishing at a marathon is an achievement after a few years of training as is starting a business, set a goal, an becoming a millionaire after a few decades. But what about trees? There are trees like the Baobab (6 different species in Southern and Eastern Africa plus Australia) that need hundreds of years to …

Do NOT hug a Tree in the Southernmost Forest of the African Continent

Tree huggers are a rare breed of the human race. They hug trees, seemingly unaware of damaging (even killing) the life of the bark of the tree such as mosses, epiphytes and fungi that have a lively mutual beneficial exchange with the tree. Especially in the ‘Platbos‘ (meaning ‘Flat Forest’) near our village which is …