The Korean Demilitarized Zone or DMZ – the 250km-long buffer zone which divides North Korea and South Korea – has served as an unintentional wildlife reserve since the Armistice Agreement of 1953. The near total absence of development and humanity from the DMZ has allowed native Korean wildlife to thrive over the years. Sure, there...
It seems that the question of whether Korean tigers can make a comeback is at the first step towards having an answer. The Korea Forest Service has brought from China two Baekdu-san tigers. They are currently living at the Daejeon O-World zoo, in what looks like from the photo below, in pitiful conditions....
I spent a few days R&R at Noosa this week, a beach town 130km north of Brisbane, hence the hiatus from blogging. It was a wonderful chance to relax after all the work to my house that was affected in the Brisbane floods. It was also possibly the most uneventful three days of my life...
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