Category Archives: Plants & People


Healthy Mangroves Protect Human Communities

Places that had healthy coral reefs and intact mangroves, which act as natural buffers, were less badly hit by the tsunami.


What We Can Do For Pollinators

Since pollination is essential to crop and plant life, the Convention on Biological Diversity has adopted the International Pollinators Initiative to promote the conservation and sustainable use of pollinator diversity in agriculture and related ecosystems.