Wild China

Saw a riveting 6-part documentary on China via the BBC called wild China.  It covered the biodiversity of that amazing country and how it’s age-old culture is dealing with the upheaval of its newfound wealth and its inevitable consequences for the environment and its incredible ecosystem.

Its clear that China will be the dominating economy of this century and I’m grateful that they have a long, rich history of valuing its environment and living in balance with all other creatures.  It was the Moist regime that started the attack of nature but modern China is moving back toward its traditional stance.  If this trend continues perhaps it will wield this type of power worldwide and change the way we ALL relate to the environment. This was just one aspect of the series.  I had NO idea HOW beautiful China really is.  My wanderlust has been awakened.  I need to go there…