Why the Planet Earth II Episode on Cities Is So Startling

“The modern, rational human being, the one that knows it once descended from animals but along the way turned into something completely different, did not create cities. They created us. And it’s only chauvinism that lets us imagine that we did all the heavy lifting alone, that every jaguar’s lair or falcon’s roost isn’t as much a part of the city as the shopping centers and apartment buildings that have official planning permission.”

An article by The Atlantic shared by a friend on Facebook, but nonetheless interesting, relevant, and worth sharing with you.
– Jason Loghry, Birds Korea

More from Conservation

Students from Chadwick International Present at the IUCN WCC and Issue a Call for Balance 채드윅학생들이 세계 자연보전총회에서 한 일과 자연보존을 위한 쟁점


From September 1st to September 7th, eleven high school students from Chadwick International (Incheon), under the direction of long-term Birds Korea members Aaron Miller and Lynn Crew, participated in the IUCN World Conservation Congress to present a poster regarding the … read more