Posted by: WalkingOurWorld
May 21, 2017
Joan Vickers passion right now is Bimblebox Nature Reserve. Of course that’s just the most recent on a long list of passions that have always had to do with a world in balance, peace and freedom.
The Adani corporations Carmichael mine plans for the Gallilee Basin ride roughshod over nature reserves promised “in perpetuity”. Joan and a team of conservationists are defending the land, the history, the flora and fauna – and all of us.
Now Joan is working harder than she ever did as a working scientist, redoubling her efforts since retiring. From civil rights to conservation, Joan is one of those seemingly tireless individuals creating the best possible world for all, with no fuss and no claiming of attention, just quietly getting on with the job.’