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  1. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Yes - AWC are doing good work. Bush Heritage Australia too. Their greatest successes have come from the fully fenced feral predator proof reserves. I think most Australians were scared enough last summer (when inferno's raged at 2am and minimum overnight temperatures hovered in the mid thirties...
  2. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Capitalism IS the Problem Chosun 🙅
  3. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Once again the world finds itself at a turning (tipping?) point .... There have been many modern 'attempts' to change the course of the destructive Industrial Agriculture juggernaut - most with scant impact at scale, because that behemoth is the one that the capitalist system rewards .... by...
  4. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Indigenous Wisdom eloquently explained - penny guaranteed to drop :) Further to culture, oral traditions, spirit, worldview, sustainability, and the subsets I mentioned earlier, is one of the finest pieces of wisdom you will ever read. If Indigenous ways are still a mystery to you after this...
  5. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Culture and Oral Traditions This came up earlier in the thread, and whether the questions were genuine or not (at least one person should have known the true facts better) , I will post these interesting articles as partial explanation. Culture, Landscape, Spirit, and Oral Traditions are...
  6. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    "Literally nothing matters to these people except money" https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/05/climate-crisis-villains-oil-industry-big-banks-pipelines?fbclid=IwAR1JsjrIoJ3MK-DDTktSBNViRKrlLxdEA3lFnzIDvUnxt9R2OEc7TYT3R7A Chosun :gh:
  7. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Haha - definitely not my cup of tea ! Cheers B (: Chosun :gh:
  8. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    In Indigenous culture, water is revered as the source of all life, it is the spirit that runs within and connects all life. Y'all need to be slapped up the side of the head ...
  9. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    "Mother Earth is Striving for Life" Nothing can be disconnected from the tapestry of life and love (or lack of) ?¡¿! How many would recognize COVID-19 as a worldview and 'governance' issue, rather than just an isolated medical one ..... ?? :cat...
  10. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    The Doomsday Clock is now 100 seconds to midnight "Scientists Believe We’re Closer to the End of the World Than Ever Before"...
  11. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    "There's an unlikely beneficiary of coronavirus: The planet" Indigenous wisdom holds that the planet is not separate from the people ...... https://edition.cnn.com/2020/03/16/asia/china-pollution-coronavirus-hnk-intl/index.html Chosun :gh:
  12. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    What is this Madness !!!? What sort of a nightmare is the world sleepwalking to where the technical ability to create advanced machines of destruction far exceeds the capacity to wage peace ???? :storm: What does this say of social organization ? and governance ?? :h...
  13. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    The Public Cost of Private Profit - The Big Business of Plastics 'Big Plastic' is focused on one thing:- growth and the unfettered profit that comes from it - planet be damned ! Take the time (~10mins) to read it until the end - An important article to get you thinking about the ways of the...
  14. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Nice Ed - thanks, I have something that expands on that line of thinking which I will post later, but first would like to just touch on money again as I have just read a truly far reaching article to share. Chosun :gh:
  15. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    You have got to be kidding me - racial vilification !?! .... into the doghouse you go.
  16. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    https://www.birdforum.net/showpost.php?p=3895521&postcount=57 This is the post (#57) in the Dark Emu thread, where the article linked is a response from author Bruce Pascoe to aspersions cast in public by right-leaning 'journalist' (known to me for his contrarian 'shock jock' 'opinions' .... I...
  17. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Thank you Ed :t: Spot-on, on all accounts. (also in reference to Sangahyando's - "anyone can just make stuff up") Thank you for reporting Fugl's post - I concur. Fugl - fluffy is almost off the chain again ..... - perhaps a time out is in order (you can use the time constructively to...
  18. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    I am talking about verifiable experiences, not mere opinions. Resistance will prevent experience - but that's ok - you can't go where you're not ready. There are many sustainability techniques and practices applicable, but you cannot divorce those from the people and the drivers of their...
  19. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Some of the best moments in science are when you look at the results and say, hmm - that's strange ...... :cat: I think it might be helpful to read my last post again - look I will state it again just for completeness, they are not "beliefs" nor my "wishful thinking" - they are real. You are...
  20. Chosun Juan

    INDIGENOUS Communities ARE Better At Preserving Biodiversity, Research Shows

    Jeez ....... where to start with this lot ? :h?: :cat: Ed astutely put it with his assessment of 'reductio ad absurdum'. Sangahyando says, "I fail to see ...." Well yes, I totally agree. Even with the limited modern scientific tools and insights, perilously crippled by a completely...
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