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Monday, October 6, 2008

Remedies to Drought in Kenya - IUCN focus on Mammals Extinction


Maasai herdsmen prevent their goats from mating freely using traditional contraceptive tools. The goat population must be kept under control as water resources are getting scarce due to drought

The Pope may not share Kenyan herdsmen's views and methods.


Meanwhile the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) warns that 25% of world's mammals may disappear due to man caused habitat degradation.
I propose the following link as the deputy head of IUCN is clearly pointing out a key point: the present financial crisis may keep on making headlines and divert attention from tremendous environmental crisis


The interplay between financial rescue plans and lack of sound environmental policies is well described in

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