Mangrove Trees Can Save Americans Tens of Billions in Flood Damages– So New Alliance Gets Planting

Mangrove Trees Can Save Americans Tens of Billions in Flood Damages– So New Alliance Gets Planting

New studies looking at the relationship between property damage from floods and hurricanes—and the presence of mangrove trees—suggest that this coastal species, which is loved by fish, crustaceans, and invertebrates, can actually save a country millions of dollars of property damage every year. If you’ve ever lived near water, you’ll … Read more

This Opera House is Reopening With a Concert Performed Exclusively for 2,200 Potted Plants –With a Special Donation

This Opera House is Reopening With a Concert Performed Exclusively for 2,200 Potted Plants –With a Special Donation

Photo by Liceu Barcelona As an intriguing statement on the relationship between man and nature, a Spanish opera hall will conduct a performance of Puccini’s flowery concerto Chrisantemi—or Chrysanthemums in English—to a packed house of 2,292 potted plants. As government-mandated shelter-in-place and quarantine orders saw society recede into the walls … Read more