Category: Geography In the News

Wildfires break out across Greece

By , August 26, 2009 7:51 pm

According to the conservation group Greenpeace, heat waves and drier conditions are leading to larger and more uncontrollable forest fires across the Mediterranean. See this report from the BBC about wildfires in Greece

Fruit Bat warning in the Rainforest

By , August 26, 2009 6:26 pm

Scientists are calling for a ban on the hunting of the world’s largest fruit bat to stop it vanishing.

Researchers say the bat will be wiped out from the forests of Malaysia by the year 2015 unless something is done. READ MORE HERE

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