Greta Thunberg has been voted person of the year 2019 by Time

Originally posted on Blog Site of Gabriele R.:
Greta Thunberg, the Swedish girl activist who, for many months, has been taking to the streets all over the world to protest against climate change caused by pollution, was voted by TIME magazine as a person of the year 2019. The American magazine, which has always voted for the most influential person on the planet (for better… Continue reading Greta Thunberg has been voted person of the year 2019 by Time

The U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, D.C.

Originally posted on CAROLYN LACOLOMBE:
When the weather is nice, the National Arboretum in Northeast Washington, D.C. is one of my favorite free places to visit with or without kids. Since the arboretum is over 400 acres, I’m able to see a different section every time I visit. Every visit, I make sure to stop at the National Capitol Columns, which were part of the… Continue reading The U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, D.C.

Boland Bonsai Kai Annual Club Show 2019

Originally posted on Bonsaiwithromano:
The last few weeks has been amazing. I was once again head of the committee that was responsible for all the arrangements for our club’s annual show. Everything went according to plan and the event turned out to be a huge success as we received a lot of compliments from guests that attended the show. The build up to the show… Continue reading Boland Bonsai Kai Annual Club Show 2019

Photographic Competetion

Originally posted on Hermanus Bird Club:
The Xmas Party held last night was a fun-filled affair in which members could relax and enjoy each other’s company.  As usual, there was the photographic competition, which, this year, only attracted 19 entries (last year we had 29) . Winner of the Best Bird Photo was ‘Cutie Pie’ by Ronnie, who also won the Best Caption with ‘Go… Continue reading Photographic Competetion

Larnaca area 30th November 2019

Originally posted on Cyprus Birding Tours:
Lovely day birding around Larnaca today visiting Panagia Stazousa, Oroklini and the aqueduct at Kamares. Some good birds around although didn’t expect to see a very late Common Whitethroat in with the Blackcaps at Panagia Stazousa. Main sightings: Panagia Stazousa Long-legged Buzzard 3 Common Whitethroat 1 Woodlark 1 Cyprus Warbler 5m and 1f (four males singing) Pyrga Common Chaffinch… Continue reading Larnaca area 30th November 2019