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Some twenty years ago, photographer Aditya Singh resigned from his job in civil services in Delhi and moved to the city of Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan with his wife and artist Poonam so they could be closer to nature. It was there that they started a tourist resort to earn a living.
Over the years, the couple bought about 35 acres bordering the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve on one side. Farmers were selling their land because of predators, including tigers, in the area. →
Read more & video:“Photographer buys land and lets it grow wild, attracts tigers and other animals” (4:06)via— Waking Times
As Australia’s bushfire crisis continues to impact wildlife, aircraft have been deployed to feed thousands of starving wild animals who have been stranded by the blazes.
The government of the hard-hit state of New South Wales (NSW) has begun a campaign of airdrops across scorched regions, delivering thousands of pounds of root veggies —like carrots and sweet potatoes —from choppers flying above in a bid to sate the appetites of hungry colonies of brush-trailed rock wallabies, reportsDaily Mail. →
(True Activist) The ongoing bushfire crisis in Australia has ravaged its plant life and up to 500 million mammals, reptiles and birds – including 8,000 koalas’ lives which could easily devastate the diversity in the country.
With the terrifying outcome of these fires, Australians have stepped up and volunteered, putting their own lives at risk to kill the fires along with the firefighting brigades. They have also donated to animal hospitals and non-profit organizations, working non-stop to lessen the effects of this environmental disaster. →
(True Activist) As the bushfires crisis in Australia continues on without weakening, the smoke it has been creating is believed to cover a greater area than the whole of Europe, with its neighbour New Zealand getting soot in their land from the fires.
So far, there has been a death toll of at least 19 humans and almost 500,000,000 animals due to these fires. Experts believe that a much larger humanitarian crisis is looming over the country with no one else to blame but the government of Prime Minister Scott Morrison. →
(True Activist) With the rainforests of the world being destroyed and burnt down at a rapid rate by the human society in order to profit from the area of the once lush jungle and home to wild animals, this becomes another problem for those living there.
Animals that seek refuge in jungles and forests have suddenly been displaced and oftentimes have nowhere else to go. The orangutan population has further diminished because of land urbanization that they are on the brink of extinction, all thanks to human activity. →