Monthly Archives: July 2011

Human Impact: Dying for a souvenir; Can trophy hunting ever be justified?

In the final part of this week’s theme of Human Impacts, Frontier takes a look at the contentious world of trophy hunting. Does it deserve its reputation as cruel and needless killing? Or are there hidden benefits to this gruesome … Continue reading

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Frontier Mixtape #23

We’ve been talking about the impact on our animal neighbours all week. This week’s mixtape is a musical representation of all of the horrors we have been speaking of. Don’t feel too bad though, we didn’t just put in Earth … Continue reading

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Human Impact – Sustainable Sustenance

After Tuesday’s look at some of the most reprehensible dishes served across the globe we thought we would do a follow up, get all high and mighty and tell you what you should be eating. So put down the seal … Continue reading

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Frontier Style Special: A Fashion Fur Pas

The fashion world has long been associated with the use of fur on their products; it is a well-known signature of luxury for those who treat themselves to a high-end piece from the catwalk. Fox fur is one of the … Continue reading

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Human Impact – Come Die With Me

We’re spending this week on the blog looking at the impact we have on our animal neighbours; you may have noticed yesterday our helpful categorization of the various ways in which we are helping to destroy species, habitats and resources … Continue reading

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What to pack – Claire – Events & Marketing Intern

What’s your best travel experience? Spending two months in Costa Rica learning Spanish and volunteering has been a hard act to follow! The last month in Zapotal, a small Eco-village three hours outside of San Jose was the highlight; no … Continue reading

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Human Impact on the Animal World

Mankind’s negative effect on the animal kingdom is hugely significant. This week, Frontier explores the extent of this impact, and the variety of reasons behind it. We’ve picked out a few of the more high profile categories here and will … Continue reading

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