Climate and environment
Some time ago in the Ijara reserve, Kenya, poachers killed 2 of the world’s three white giraffes, a mother and a calf.
About the mysterious mandarin duck in Central Park,
Changing temperatures in the Arctic affects the snowmelt and flowering. Also the growth and reproduction times are changing with clear consequences on other species, wildlife and over all ecosystem.
Soon after reading this article on The Guardian I watched documentaries about “Sudan”, the last male northern rinhoceros and the scientists who hope to save him from extinction.
The predicted rising temperatures in Africa will determine a water stress on a population of 350-600 millions. The sum of factors such as droughts, the sea-leves rise, the reduced agricolture, the rainnfall changes and energy issues, will put at risk a continent itself already compromised.