|Enduring Technological Optimism: Zionism’s Environmental Ethic and its Influence on Israel’s Environmental History|
By Dr. Alon Tal
Israeli Nature Poll
"We do not need English coal for plowing the soil. ... We have wires which carry electric power from the Jordan Falls, the Dead Sea Canal, and the brooks of the Hermon to all parts of the country. Instead of coal, we have water."
- from AltNeuLand, by Theodor Herzl
Did You Know?
Of the main tributaries to the Jordan River, only one - the Dan Spring - lies within Israel's pre-1967 boundaries. The Banyas Springs are in the Golan Heights and the Hasbani Spring is in Lebanon.
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