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Falklands Conservation 2-year project to eliminate invasive species from New Island

Friday, August 5th 2022 - 08:54 UTC
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Falklands Conservation (FC) has announced the launching of its new Darwin Plus-funded project for long-term restoration work on New Island Nature Reserve. New Island is one of the remotest islands in the Falklands archipelago, which runs a wildlife reserve and centre for scientific research, expected to considerably improve with the appointment of a new Bio-security and Invasives Manager. Read full article

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  • Trimonde

    The Islanders have finally acknowledged they need to go back to Britain??! Seriously?
    Wow! A real “personal growth moment” If I ever saw one!

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 11:42 am - Link - Report abuse -4
  • Judge Jose

    The invasive species was evicted in 1982 and will never be allowed to sprout up in the Falklands again,

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 12:03 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Roger Lorton

    The first invasive species on New Island, was the Yanks ... methinks

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 12:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Trimonde

    Really you think? That doesn't sound right to me, when it is the British who are forcing themselves into an area of the world that is all about Spain and Portugal, and all the Latin-American countries that came of that. Presently and Historically. The British are nothing but pretentious foreigners in this part of the world, who think the planet and all its resources are theirs to have at will and when they please.

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 12:57 pm - Link - Report abuse -3
  • Judge Jose

    What utter garbage Trimonde, your view is utter and complete rubbish, but you already know that, and coming from someone with an Italian name makes you look even more foolish,
    indoctrination and brainwashing at its finest in Buenos Aires,

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 01:06 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • bushpilot

    Tirmonde's name is Patrick Edgar. He is from the U.S.

    The Argentines are the pretentious ones Pat, who think another people's land is theirs to have at will.

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 07:01 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Judge Jose

    @bushpilot, i believe his name is Patrick Edgar Regini, he has a website, an activist,

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 07:23 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Monkeymagic

    The Falkland Islanders are pretty much the only non-invasive humans in South America, even the indigenous South Americans replaced others.

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 09:02 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Pugol-H

    When are the European Conquistador Planters going to give Wallmapu back to the Mapuche, the rightful owners???

    https://en.mercopress.com/2022/06/21/ram-strikes-again-in-argentine-patagonia

    Free Wallmapu, arm the Mapuche, one squatter one bullet.

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 10:11 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • imoyaro

    Trimonstruosidades, you are the perfect example of a racist, torturing, genocidal wannabe Porteño. Like your white god Sarmiento said, “The Paraguayans should be killed in the womb.”
    You certainly seem to be cut from the same soiled cloth. How about getting out of Formosa, Chaco and Missiones provinces, Kurepi? Your program of exterminating Tupi speakers needs to be reversed “with prejudice” as they say...

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 11:04 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Roger Lorton

    Talking of invasive species

    https://falklandstimeline.files.wordpress.com/2020/08/12-04-02-imperialismos.jpg

    Aug 05th, 2022 - 11:54 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • imoyaro

    “... forcing themselves into an area of the world that is all about Spain and Portugal...”

    This phrase is most telling. It is as if the genocidal practices, mass enslavement, and religious persecutions practiced by the Iberic nations after their invasion should be glossed over and forgotten instead of denounced for the massive evil it really represents. Truly Trimonstruosidades
    is aptly named...

    Aug 07th, 2022 - 12:47 am - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Monkeymagic

    Trimonde

    You have finally shown your true hand. Your lust for the Falklands has nothing to do with Luis Vernet or 1833 but your belief that “Anglos” are inhabiting part of Latin America.

    Do you extend your hatred to the French in Guiana or the Dutch in Suriname or Aruba...or the various African-Americans across the Carribean?

    Do you mourn the loss of California or Texas to the Anglos?

    Or is it just the 3000 or so Falkland Islanders your racism extends to?

    Were they Italian or Chinese would your hatred be the same?

    Is it because, deep down, you know that the Anglos have done better in the New World than the Latinos?

    Posted 5 days ago - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Terence Hill

    “Forcing themselves into an area of the world that is all about Spain and Portugal”

    Thanks for your own imperial view. “If I ruled the world” complex.

    Posted 1 day ago - Link - Report abuse +1

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