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Making Israel Forests Thrive Even in the Desert
Environment  (tags: Forest management, Israel, Negev, desert environments )

David
- 153 days ago - jpost.com
These trees are necessary as weather becomes more extreme. As a result of the research, a system was developed to determine whether or not a seedling is drought resistant. The forest research station at Yatir, draws researchers from around the world.
Israeli AgTech Firm EdenShield Keeps Crops Bug-Free, No Chemicals Needed
Environment  (tags: Israel, EdenShield Gate-Keeper, chemical-free )

Patricia
- 182 days ago - nocamels.com
Studies have linked the disappearance of bees around the world, known as Colony Collapse Disorder, to the overuse of pesticides. Because bees are the effective pollinators of fruit trees âEUR" scientists believe that as much as one-third of human nutrition
Israeli Arab, Giselle Hazzan, Recived Award for Wise Use of Wetlands of the Ramsar Convention   video
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS: Ein Afek Nature Reserve, Israel, Giselle Hazzan, Arab-Israeli, award, Conference of the Parties of the Ramsar )

Beth
- 420 days ago - youtu.be
The director of the Ein Afek Nature Reserve, in the Galilee has been honored for her efforts in restoring the reserve, receiving the "Wise Use of Wetlands". It's clear from the video that a beautiful job has been done. Very happy to see,.
Can Vertical Gardens End World Hunger
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Vertical Gardening, Israel )

Beth
- 425 days ago - nocamels.com
This is an interesting article on a type of vertical gardening by an Israeli company that not only saves space, allows people to grow their own food when there's no land, but also saves 90% of water usage, making it a dream come true for arid climates.
Tel Aviv Engineering Students Bring Clean Water Solution To Tanzania
Environment  (tags: Israel, Tanzania, drinking water, Tel Aviv University )

David
- 572 days ago - nocamels.com
TAU team arrived in Tanzania to build a system that would provide hundreds of students at a local high school with clean drinking water.
AMAZING: Coral 'Carpets' Could Be The Saving Grace For Disappearing Coral Reefs
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Coral "Carpet", regenerates & revives coral, Israel )

Beth
- 628 days ago - nocamels.com
Israeli National Institute of Oceanography's Dr. Baruch Rinkevich developed a new kind of "carpet", much like laying out patches of grass, that regenerates and revives dying coral reefs.
Using Alternative Energies to Heat Greenhouses
Environment  (tags: greenhouses, greenhouse gases, heating, Israel )

David
- 898 days ago - israel21c.org
One Israeli company is finding alternative ways to heat greenhouses, and is also helping international clients reduce polluting 'greenhouse gases.'
In Rare Deal, Israel, Jordan And Palestinian Authority Shake Hands Over One Thing: Water
Environment  (tags: world, news, goodnews, politics, israel, palestine, water, environment, conservation, ecosystems, green, GoodNews, government, world, protection, radia-active )

Cal
- 986 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
On Monday, in a moment of rarity, Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority signed a historic agreement at the World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C., aimed at fostering water cooperation and initiating a project to help "save" the body of water.
The Man Who Taught Me to Fly   video
Environment  (tags: Israel, scientist, protection of birds, ecosystems )

Beth
- 1028 days ago - youtube.com
Lovely piece about an Israeli child who loved birds and wanted to protect them from aircraft. He grew up to work on many projects for the protection of birds who use the Levant to traverse many countries and continents.
Putting African 'Power Pimps' Out of Business
Environment  (tags: Solar power bought through phone, Africa, Israel )

Beth
- 1033 days ago - israel21c.org
Israel's Nova Lumos is piloting a project that will enable Africans to buy increments of solar power through their mobile phone.
Tune in to Radio Signals to Measure Climate Change
Environment  (tags: Israel, Radio Signals, Climate-Change Detection, Cost savingsanimals )

Beth
- 1090 days ago - israel21c.org
Radio waves reflecting back to Earth from the ionosphere, one of the regions of the upper atmosphere, can offer valuable news on climate change, according to new research from Tel Aviv University. It is already known that the ionosphere plays an important
Blind Prawns Saved From Extinction at Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Israel, prevention of extinction of bind prawn )

Beth
- 1191 days ago - israel21c.org
Human development has put this blind shrimp, or prawn to be more precise (Typhlocaris Galilea), at severe risk of extinction. The prawn is found in a remarkable habitat: It lives in one chamber of an ancient Roman cistern in a forgotten city on the north
Rehab for a River
Environment  (tags: Rebuilding collapsed ecosystem in the Ya, Israel )

Beth
- 1243 days ago - israel21c.org
Years of efforts by a team of experts turns Tel Aviv's Yarkon River from a collapsed ecosystem into an attractive recreation and nature spot.
Pirate Bugs: The Superheroes of Arava Farms
Environment  (tags: GOOD NEWS, Israel, pest control, no pesticides )

Beth
- 1271 days ago - israel21c.org
Predatory wasps and other beneficial insects are taking over for chemical pesticides on many crops grown in Israel's fertile desert.
Zionist Settlers Burn Thousands of Palestinian Trees for 2nd Time in a Week
Environment  (tags: israel, palestine, middle-east, trees )

Al Amjad
- 3313 days ago - palestine-info.com
A number of Zionist settlers from the Yitzhar settlement on Saturday started fire in thousands of fruitful olive trees in the Palestinian village of Einbos, southeast of Nablus city, for the second time in a week.
 

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