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As our old friend used to say,
On Wed, 12/18/13, gergely <gergely@...> wrote:
Subject: Re: [Slovak-World] Rewilding Europe (and Slovakia)
Date: Wednesday, December 18, 2013, 11:47 AM
This really sounds scary to me. Sierra Club in
The last thing that the struggling economies of Central
Europe needs is
Occupied Newport News
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December 18, 2013 2:01
[Slovak-World] Rewilding Europe
It seems there is a new organization (2012) out there
"ReWilding Europe" and the "natural"
corner of NE Slovakia and SE Poland seem
to figure in a good part of their plans. I guess they want
to take advantage
of the areas of Central Europe that have reverted to
nature since the wars of
the last centuries along with the subsequent depopulation
of the area and the
ethnic cleansing of the Lemkos/Rusyn in SE Poland.
I am following
events in that area more closely these days, having taken
that hike through
the backbone of the area along the Carpathian crest. By
mot definitions it is
largely reverting to nature, and as in most of
Slovakia, there is a lot
of beauty to be enjoyed.
A good introduction is a short writeup with
many links for those looking for more depth is
the selection of newsletters revealing their timeline and
Spain to Sweden.
There is also an article on poles supporting the
rewilding of the Carpathians
Poll results display huge support for rewilding in the