Tag: plants

Forest Medicine: Stories Happen in Forests

Forest Medicine: Stories Happen in Forests

By Micah Moen 0 Comment December 4, 2019

My name’s Alison Czeczuga, I’m the Global Sourcing and Sustainability Specialist at Gaia Herbs. Gaia Herbs is a vertically integrated herbal supplement manufacturer. We don’t just have a responsibility to shareholders, but we have a responsibility to people and communities and ecological communities as well. I’ve always had an affinity for nature, and I’ve always […]

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Animals

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Animals

By Micah Moen 0 Comment December 2, 2019

Rivers of Illinois: Mississippi, Illinois, Wabash and Ohio Ecology: Animals Ecology is the scientific study of relations that organisms have with each other and their natural environment. In this podcast, we will focus on some of the river-dependent animal species of Illinois. The diverse animal life of these rivers is among the richest of the […]

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Invasive Species

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Invasive Species

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 29, 2019

Rivers of Illinois: Mississippi, Illinois, Wabash and Ohio Ecology: Invasive Species Ecology is the scientific study of relations that living organisms have with respect to each other and their natural environment. In this podcast we will focus on invasive species. Plants and animals that can be found in Illinois now but that were not present […]

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Physical Factors

Rivers of Illinois: Ecology: Physical Factors

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 27, 2019

Rivers of Illinois: Mississippi, Illinois, Wabash and Ohio Ecology: Physical Factors Ecology is the scientific study of relations that living organisms have with respect to each other and their natural environment. In this podcast we will focus on the physical factors of rivers. In particular we will look at characteristics like drainage basins, current, temperature, […]

Creating an Eco Friendly Home in South Africa

Creating an Eco Friendly Home in South Africa

By Micah Moen 4 Comments November 16, 2019

With power cuts and load shedding along with dwindling water supplies a harsh reality in South Africa being more self-sufficient on the home front is becoming an increasingly attractive option. Jane Troughton is someone who has never looked back since opting to go this way. So Jane your home feels just so beautiful as if […]

Ecology Theme – College Video Exercise – Midlothian College Campus – Filmmaking Video Exercise

Ecology Theme – College Video Exercise – Midlothian College Campus – Filmmaking Video Exercise

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 12, 2019

Light gentle guitar background music Ecology Theme – College Video Exercise – Midlothian College Campus – Filmmaking Video Exercise

Field Work: Meet a Parks Canada Ecologist

Field Work: Meet a Parks Canada Ecologist

By Micah Moen 9 Comments November 9, 2019

With my dad I used to go out in the forest and he would teach me the trees and the plants and the mushrooms and things like that and so I guess I just enjoyed doing that and later on I liked learning a little bit about plants and things like that so finally when […]

Enric Sala: Glimpses of a pristine ocean

Enric Sala: Glimpses of a pristine ocean

By Micah Moen 47 Comments November 4, 2019

I’m going to tell you two things today: One is what we have lost, and two, a way to bring it back. And let me start with this. This is my baseline: This is the Mediterranean coast with no fish, bare rock and lots of sea urchins that like to eat the algae. Something like […]

Meaning of ecological harmonization under looming threat of climate change

Meaning of ecological harmonization under looming threat of climate change

By Micah Moen 0 Comment October 31, 2019

Human life cannot be sustained without Mother Nature. But, with rapid industrialization in the last few decades… the world now faces the threat of climate change and global warming. To remind ourselves of the value of the world’s five major climate regions and their ecology, there is no place like the National Ecological Institute here […]

Prudential’s “The Forest Man of India” TV Advert

Prudential’s “The Forest Man of India” TV Advert

By Micah Moen 6 Comments October 30, 2019

This is the place where the river eats the land. It can devour homes, wash away livelihoods. This is why he plants. Some say “what can one man do, against the mighty river.”? Well …. if he plants every day for 38 years, he can do quite a lot.