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Save Our Picture Postcard – Halt the Mass Cull Of Shade Trees Lining France’s Rural Roads

Save Our Picture Postcard – Halt the Mass Cull Of Shade Trees Lining France’s Rural Roads

Tree-lined country roads bathed in soft hues and bough-streaked sunshine crisscrossing breathtaking landscapes have been a cliché as identification shots in French films for decades. These same shaded highways are an equally important poster boy in promoting France’s valued tourist industry to the thousands of motor home travellers — the horse-drawn coaches and caravans of […]

The Battle of the Limes of Yonne

The Battle of the Limes of Yonne

In the Yonne département (Burgundy region, 89), an epic three year battle pitting a scarabée of protected habitat against officialdom, ecologists, a 300-year-old avenue of tottering limes, and the exasperated châtelaine of the Tanlay heritage site, has ended in victory for… a species of hermit beetle that may not actually be there. The tale caused […]

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