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GERMANY: Conservation Gets Controversial in the Black Forest

Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, habitat, government, green, politics, wildlife, world, protection, trees )

- 1666 days ago -
The regional Green government plans to create a national park in the northern Black Forest, much to the consernation of many locals. Although well-intentioned, the state project has unleashed a culture war.

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Teresa W (782)
Thursday November 28, 2013, 9:02 am
thank you

June Bostock (50)
Thursday November 28, 2013, 9:25 am

Sheila D (28)
Thursday November 28, 2013, 11:11 am
Interesting article. Both sides want what they want for both selfish reasons and to preserve the forest for future generations. It will be interesting to see which side finally prevails. Thanks, Cal.

Ingo Schreiner (8)
Friday November 29, 2013, 12:08 am

Past Member (0)
Friday November 29, 2013, 12:25 am
noted and read, thanks

Past Member (0)
Friday November 29, 2013, 12:52 am
Interesting. I am with the conservationists.

Past Member (0)
Friday November 29, 2013, 1:04 am
I would rather have a protected National Park on my door step than have the loggers move in I also note that Fischer is quoted as having " hunting trophies " displayed in his office.I suppose these are the mounted remains of animals he shot.He is displaying a self centered agenda here.I don 't like hunters nor do I trust them.

Dmitry Nikiforov (222)
Friday November 29, 2013, 1:06 am
TY Cal!

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Friday November 29, 2013, 1:15 am

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Janis K (126)
Friday November 29, 2013, 7:47 am

Franshisca Dearmas (89)
Friday November 29, 2013, 10:33 am
Noted TY Cal

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Friday November 29, 2013, 1:38 pm

Ben B (20)
Saturday November 30, 2013, 7:44 pm
Very interesting article; they play their politics hard in Germany...

Thanks for posting Cal.
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