What is So Important About Wetlands?

Wetlands are also incredibly important to protect human settlements and natural habitats from flooding. They are a sort of natural sponge and as such are able to absorb massive amounts of water.

What is Desertification and Why is it Important?

Desertification refers to a complicated ecological process and in general it does not get the media attention or press times that is warranted by this serious issue.

Wise Water Use Around the Home and Garden

With extreme droughts like those in California and many states reporting that they are in "water stress" conditions, what you do around your home and yard is more important than ever.

Saving the Rainforests to Save the World

Here at the Great Gathering, we understand that one of the biggest environmental challenges in our lifetime is saving the Brazilian rainforest from destruction.