“There is only one option, I’ll repeat to you, only one option left to climatologists and scientists, and that is to do the unthinkable, and to use livestock, bunched and moving, as a proxy for former herds and predators, and mimic nature. There is no other alternative left to mankind.” –Allan Savory
Reblogged from Euan Mearns’ Energy Matters:
Yesterday I watched the GWPF cliff diving walrus porn video. Afterwards, Youtube took me to this video by Allan Savory. Noting that it had over 3 million views, my blood pressure rose in view of how environmental bullshit attracts so much attention. I started to watch and was then astonished by what Allan Savory had to say.
His core message runs totally counter to conventional wisdom. Savory of course has his detractors including George Monbiot – so this should provide enough encouragement for Energy Matters’ audience to watch and to listen.
TED provide a transcript of the video.
This is an open thread where I would welcome informed opinion on Allan Savory’s proposal.
The Sierra Club have a critical review: Allan Savory’s Holistic Management Theory Falls Short on Science.