A new plan to build a ski center, as well as a road, in Macedonia’s Galichica National Park threatens the existence of more than a hundred rare and endemic species, jeopardizing the ecosystem of Europe’s oldest lake.
The newest changes and amendments to the general urban plans for the city of Ohrid 2014-2024 are threatening to wipe out an entire ecosystem, and in doing so- cause one of the biggest environmental disasters Macedonia has ever seen.
After hearing yesterday’s promises and actions to cut CO2 emissions coming from many countries at UN Climate Summit 2014, explanations on what is being done so far and what will be done by 2020, I couldn’t help but think that maybe those promises would’ve had a slightly different impact if postcards from current events within… Read More Postcards from a polluting country
Rapid urbanization due to massive rural-to-urban migration of the population is a growing headache for many developing countries. Cites are expanding fast and the population numbers are rapidly increasing, and that forces the construction companies to use products and methods that release harmful pollution into the air, earth and waters. Air pollution is a major… Read More Ecology Lessons from the poor