Welcome to Pleistocene Park: The mammoth plan to recreate an ice age ecosystem in Siberia

A real-world Jurassic Park is never going to happen, but shooting for a more recent prehistoric era might be more achievable. The Pleistocene Park project is aiming to rebuild a lost Ice Age ecosystem in Siberia, and its directors, the father-and-son team of Sergey and Nikita Zimov, say it could help slow the effects of climate change. Now, the initiative is running a crowdfunding campaign to help transport a new herd of animals to the park... Continue Reading Welcome to Pleistocene Park: The mammoth plan to recreate an ice age ecosystem in Siberia Category: Environment Tags: Animals climate change Conservation Crowdfunding Ecosystem Environment Indiegogo Plants Russia Wooly mammoth Related Articles: Thawing permafrost could release massive amounts of toxic mercury We could bring the woolly mammoth bac

Welcome to Pleistocene Park: The mammoth plan to recreate an ice age ecosystem in Siberia

A real-world Jurassic Park is never going to happen, but shooting for a more recent prehistoric era might be more achievable. The Pleistocene Park project is aiming to rebuild a lost ...

Fri 20 Apr 18 from Gizmag

Bialowieza forest: Poland broke EU law by logging

Poland violated EU law by ordering large-scale logging in Bialowieza forest, Europe's top court says.

Wed 18 Apr 18 from BBC News

Poland broke EU law by logging in ancient forest: court

Poland's rightwing government broke the law by logging in one of Europe's last primeval forests, a UNESCO world heritage site, the European Union's top court ruled Tuesday.

Tue 17 Apr 18 from Phys.org

Saving the bison: Polish bison off to help Spanish herd grow

Seven young female bison from Poland are being shipped off to help boost a herd in Spain and expand the population of Europe's largest animal, which is on the endangered species list.

Mon 16 Apr 18 from Phys.org

Saving the bison: Polish bison off to help Spanish herd grow, Mon 16 Apr 18 from AP

Baby Bison Are Being Flown To Siberia To Try To Save The Permafrost

The Pleistocene Park, in the wilds of Siberia, is trying to recreate the ecosystem of 20,000 years ago, in the hopes that the actions of grazing animals can help keep the ground from thawing ...

Mon 23 Apr 18 from Fastcompany Tech

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