CONSERVATION; THE OCCUPATION FOR THE LESS FAINT HEARTED

Over years I have been writing and reading in line with Environmental science, this has become my area of specialty and makes me more comfortable. It’s on the same ground that I urge everyone of us to work in the field that we are skilled in, when we do so; we need to perfect it….

REPLENISH THE EARTH BY RECONNECTING WITH IT

Humanity has lost touch with nature, this is seen by their activities that are degrading the earth affecting its ability to regenerate. Large scale degradation, poaching, emission of green house gases into the atmosphere, dumping of plastic wastes into water bodies (rivers, lakes, seas and oceans) has undebatedly exacerbated the lost of many and more…

EMBRACE LOCAL KNOWLEDGE TO ENHANCE CONSERVATION

Conservation organizations, societies and corporations often undermine the use of local knowledge in an attempt to conserve the environment, with concept of “knowing all”; however this is wrong! Recently when I read a disclaimer article by Thompson Reuters Foundation citing amazing facts that “Tribal People are the best conservationists.” I realized many conservation organizations have…

LEAVE IT FOR WILDLIFE – RESPECT MOTHER NATURE (EARTH)

Putting up my mind together to write this yet another article as the year closes to its quarter is a milestone towards my conservation enthusiasm. Wildlife conservation on private land is a challenge that many people have failed to embrace, literally you won’t find any reserve of undisturbed land for wildlife around the world today…

TIME; THE HARD REALITY WE HAVE FAILED TO MEET AS CONSERVATIONISTS 

Every 5th of June annually, the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) designates themes to mark the World Environment Day (WED); which is celebrated across the world with large sums of budget just allocated to meet this day. Yet in reality many times, we later forget to implement all the research findings, data collected and predictions…

UNDERSTANDING ECOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY (BIODIVERSITY)

By definition ecology refers to the scientific study of interactions between organisms and their environment. However the trouble with ecology as Robert A. Heinlein puts it is that you never know where to start because everything affects everything else. The interrelationships of living organisms, plants, animals and their environments is studied with a view to…

GO BIRD WATCHING WHILE AT MBALE RESORT HOTEL

Mbale  Resort Hotel a locally owned Five Star Hotel and a proud member of the Eastern Entrepreneurship and Tourism Network (EETN) blends in a splendid natural environment that soothes your mind to the sophisticated breathtaking views of the Wanale Ridge, a variety of gardens and a diversity of Birds that are endemic to the location…

UP-CYCLING: A CREATIVE SOLUTION TO WASTE MANAGEMENT

Upcycling, is the creative process of transforming or converting by-products, waste materials, useless, or unwanted products into new materials or products of better quality of great environmental value. Upcycling is the opposite of downcycling, which involves converting materials or  products into new materials of lesser quality. It involves converting or extracting useful materials from a product and creating a different…