Bears have been observed to break into a cook’s tent where fresh moose strips were hanging during the Klondike Gold Rush era. Rather than eat the meat, the animals would head directly for the bubbling pot of sourdough mixture warming on the stove. Because the fermented bread was so important for their survival, the old-time miners were known as Sourdoughs. (A Pilgrims Parable.)
Primary rainforests and old-growth forests continue to fall to both legal and illegal logging, and other industrial development. To sustain ecosystems, biosphere, and ourselves, together we must end terrestrial ecosystem loss and diminishment.