Sir David Frederick Attenborough was born on the 8th of May, 1926. David
Attenborough was born in London, England.
Nature documentaries David Attenborough has written and presented include
"Life on Earth", "The Living Planet" and " Life
in Cold Blood."
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- I urge you to
join with us to save even more critically threatened habitats, for the
future of their wildlife great and small, and for the future of mankind.
- Sometimes I am
asked What is the point of saving habitats and the worlds
threatened wildlife if the worlds climate is going to dictate
lost habitats in the future. And, quite honestly, Im not
sure of the answer.
- While, on one hand
we need to take responsibility for our daily life: or to use the catch
phrase of 2006, our Carbon Footprint, we also have the ability to save
- As Patron of the
World Land Trust of course I support the notion that tropical forests
and other critically threatened habitats and their wildlife must be
saved at all cost.
- In the majority
of cases we are guaranteeing that these animals are doomed to extinction
before we even know about them.
- For millions of
years we have been exploiting our planet and its natural resources but
it is only with modern technology that we have tipped the scales to
an alarming degree.
- We are at risk
of destroying the very bedrock on which our existence was built.
- I would urge everyone
to think deeply about what is important in life and to consider the
consequences of daily activities.
- I have been immensely
lucky in that my professional work has taken me to all corners of the
world where I have been able to see first hand some of the rarest and
most spectacular wildlife on earth.
- But the fate of
the creatures which share our planet lies entirely at the hand of mankind
- it is within our power to protect them or watch them become extinct.
Let us choose the first route.
- Never has it been
so important to understand the diversity of life on Earth and how it
is changing, if we are to tackle many of the issues that humans face
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