Cooper tells Poppy about all the strange food available in the big city. Poppy is horrified to learn that some people eat snails. An absent Frederick raises suspicions for Poppy that her favourite snail has become a snack.
On February 7, 2009, bushfires tore through Victoria. They killed 173 people, destroyed over 2000 homes and incinerated swathes of prime forest and its wildlife. Fires, though, are a natural process and these mountain forests need fire to regenerate. Severe bushfires occur in Australia at least every 70 years and a mountain ash forest can take up to two hundred years to recover. Yet, even in the face of overwhelming devastation, plants and animals have an uncanny knack of bouncing back, and the environment an extraordinary capacity for healing.
Jaipur, India, is home to the most riotous, unruly and lawless pack of monkeys the world has ever met! We see the world as they see it: against a bewildering backdrop of legs and any opportunities for causing trouble.
As the spring melts the winter snow, the full extent of Yellowstone is gradually revealed. Now, from the surrounding lowlands, herds of elk, pronghorn and bison return from their winter feeding grounds to take advantage of America's richest natural grasslands, right in the heart of Yellowstone.