Posts made in May 19th, 2012

This could be Rotterdam or anywhere, Liverpool or Rome….

Posted by on May 19, 2012 in Conservation | 0 comments

Sorghum and bright spray-green dairy-cow pasture, stretch into the long undulating horizon of southern Uruguay. The landscape, like so many cities, could be transplanted across the world. Sometimes I look and I see East Devon, UK, other times parts of Holland, New Zealand, Southern Africa, Chile. Just as we have homogenised ourselves, so we are homogenising our urban and natural environments. Cities are of course the sharpest examples of this. Stumbling into a new city, the same shops, advertisements, pigeons, building and sullen faces stare back at you. As we all strive for the same wealth,...

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