Trefoil Pattern to print
Ok! In preparation for potentially making more cookie costumes I sat down today and made a printable pattern for the Trefoil costume! It takes many sheets of paper, so make sure your printer is stocked! The Inner Detail patter: And the Outline: First, right click on the picture, save image as, save wherever you would like. Open the picture up in whatever program you like, when you print make sure you are printing the actual size, not stretching it to fit a page. The files are roughly 8X10 so…
Please do not buy new or antique ivory carvings when you travel. Shopkeepers will tell you it is antique ivory when in fact it is not. Please help save elephants by NOT buying any ivory. A young girl, Celia Ho holds an educational poster illustrating the issues facing elephants. The poster can be downloaded from her website. Photo courtesy of Christian Pilard, Eco-Sys Action.
Restoring Trees to Save the World's Rarest Parrot
The green and gold Cape parrot (Poicephalus robustus) is one of the most endangered parrots in the world. The only parrot endemic to South Africa, fewer than a thousand individuals survive in the last patches of its dwindling habitat of yellowwood forest. National Geographic is working to save this rare parrot.