Sarah Irving

I do things with words, mainly English and Arabic

New article: Jordanian Environmentalists To Fight Ajloun Forest Construction

Green Prophet, 15th January 2011:

Jordanian environmentalists have launched a new campaign against plans to build a military academy at Bergish, in the Ajloun Forest nature reserve in north-western Jordan. The plans will, says campaigners from Halt Ajloun Deforestation, destroy an estimated 2,200 trees – some of them over 500 years old – in a large area of native forest in the Orjan village area.

Read the full article here.

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