Love Your Planet: Fight the Feral Cat Crisis

It’s no exaggeration to say that the world is experiencing a feral cat crisis. Domestic cats are cute and cuddly. They purr and knead our knees with their paws while we pet them. They provide co...

Birding Benefits: 7 Ways to Enrich Your LIfe

While participating in a local Christmas Bird Count ten days ago, a thought hit me, not for the first time. Birding is good for me. It enriches my life. Here’s how it can enrich your life, too. ...

South Africa to Canada – Big Change!

Travelling from summer in South Africa to Canada in winter takes a bit of getting used to. Two weeks ago yesterday evening, Vilis and I returned to our home in Nova Scotia after spending six months ba...

Great Fish River Reserve, South Africa

Yesterday, as guests of wildlife enthusiasts Adrian and Cheryl Craig, Vilis and I visited Great Fish River Reserve, where we were privileged to see several black rhinos. Black rhinos (now often referr...