A tale of Illegal Unreported and Unregulated fishing practices

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Photo by Kate on Unsplash

Our Blue Planet

An Essential Ecosystem


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Photo by Tobias Tullius on Unsplash


Mangroves and Seagrass: The Future of Blue Carbon Financing

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What are Coastal Ecosystems?


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Photo by Mahir Uysal on Unsplash


A Delicate Dance

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Photo by Tina Dawson on Unsplash


Let's unlock the key to carbon reductions

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Photo by Bryan Hanson on Unsplash

First of all….What are peatlands?

Climate Regulation


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The Prevalence of Phosphorus:


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Photo by Boris Smokrovic on Unsplash

Summary Points

  • The biodiversity of insects is threatened worldwide. Dramatic rates of insect decline may lead to the extinction of 40% of the world’s insect species over the next few decades.
  • The current rate of insect decline is eight times faster than that of mammals, birds and reptiles. Any insect population collapse would have detrimental repercussions for nature’s ecosystem.
  • The current industrial agriculture model is the primary driver of biodiversity loss. Corporate concentration in the global food system has lead to an increased use of agrochemicals, fertilizers and pesticides. …


Moscow, Russia- Saint Basil’s Cathedral
Moscow, Russia- Saint Basil’s Cathedral
Moscow, Russia- Saint Basil’s Cathedral: Photo by
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About

Alison Reiszadeh

Ottawa Based Writer- I write articles about underrated and overlooked issues regarding climate change, the environment, and biodiversity loss

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