Stuff That’s Happening
Updated Jan 21, 2021
(Nothing at the moment)
Events that combine nature and people to help each get used to the other!
Showing only recent or current events. For a full listing of past posts, please see the bottom of this page.
Stuff I’ve been looking at lately
U.N. chief calls on humanity to end ‘war on nature’ and go carbon-freeAP – Dec 2nd, 2020
…Brazil lost 870,000 square kilometers (336,000 square miles) of native vegetation between 1985 and 2019. That’s an area the size of two Germanies and one Suriname — with plenty of space still left over.Mongabay
Dec 28, 2020
The U.S. Just Got a New National Park — and It’s a Rock Climbing and Whitewater Rafting ParadiseTravel and Leisure
Jan 07, 2021
Past articles on news events seen on this page.
Glow is happening at SCBG until January 10th, 2021. If you want to take a break from being stuck indoors – or take a break from more ‘normal’ plants – swing on by the garden to see the foliage in a new light! (Yes, that was a pun)
Past Topics to Keep Track Of
Coronavirus Pandemic: Bay Area air pollution sees dramatic 24-hour drop on 10th day of shelter-in-placeAlix Martichoux – ABC7
2020, March 26th
Scientists and conservationists are proposing that up to half of Earth’s land and oceans be protected for nature. Is it a necessary step or a pipe dream?Jim Robbins – BBC
2020, March 18th
An intensifying climate crisis threatens more than half of the world’s GDP, research saysSam Meredith – CNBC
2020, Jan 19th