kira walker

I’m an independent journalist and photographer focusing on biocultural heritage and diversity across the Mediterranean and beyond. Thanks for stopping by.

Southern Spain’s Ancient Water Network Sustains Life but Faces an Uncertain Future | Atlas Obscura

“Sowing water” in this mountainous region has been crucial for people, crops, and biodiversity for more than a millennium. HIGH

The revival of a historic journey across Spain | BBC Future Planet

A resurgence in pastoralism, one of the world’s more sustainable food systems, could help Spain adapt to climate change and

In Iraq’s marshlands, researchers are racing to document a disappearing dialect | Equal Times

UNESCO estimates that half of all languages spoken today will disappear by the end of this century if nothing is