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90 percent of this rainforest was destroyed. We’re protecting the rest

Birds Life

The Amazon’s plight, while serious, pales in comparison to that wrought on South America’s other great rainforest, the Atlantic. Over 90% of its

11/22/2019

Fueling Concerns of Approaching Catastrophic Tipping Point

World Wildlife Foundation

Fueling Concerns of Approaching Catastrophic Tipping Point Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon Hit Highest Level in Decade

11/22/2019
Madagascar’s bold reforestation goal lacks a coherent plan experts say

Madagascar’s bold reforestation goal lacks a coherent plan experts say

Mongabay

RANOMAFANA and ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar — While many U.S. travelers dream of the fabled forests of Madagascar, for Malagasy conservationist

11/22/2019
Agroforestry program in Appalachia receives $590 000 in federal funding

Agroforestry program in Appalachia receives $590 000 in federal

Mongabay

Appalachia is home to some of the most biodiverse temperate forests in the world, and it has a deep history of harvesting species like American

11/21/2019

Sustainably reducing deforestation and conserving biodiversity

United Nations

Changing the ways in which wood is harvested and traded for timber, paper and other uses is essential to fighting deforestation and the negative

11/20/2019

Brazil seeks more funding to combat environmental destruction

Reuters

Brazil's plans for environmental protection remain unchanged even as deforestation skyrockets, but Environment Minister Ricardo Salles said on

11/20/2019

Deafening silence as West Papua crisis deepens

Green Left Weekly

self-determinationMaire LeadbeaterIssue 1246West PapuaIndonesian occupation of West PapuaNovember 22, 2019West Papuans and their supporters

11/21/2019

Deforestation in the Amazon Has Hit Its Highest Level in More Than a

Yale University

The rate of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon has reached its highest level in 11 years, according to new satellite data. About 3,769 square

11/19/2019
Genetic Resistance to Devastating Ash Tree Disease Discovered – and It Could Help Save the Species

Genetic Resistance to Devastating Ash Tree Disease Discovered – and It

EcoWatch

Scientists have discovered a genetic basis to resistance against ash tree dieback, a devastating fungal infection that is predicted to kill over

11/21/2019

Bolsonaro Facing Blame for Surge in Amazon Deforestation Says

CommonDreams

Andrea Germanos, staff writerThe Brazilian president's new comments came after data confirmed that "2019 has been a dark year for the rainforest

11/21/2019


Agroforestry program in Appalachia receives $590 000 in federal funding

Forests

Agroforestry program in Appalachia receives $590 000 in federal funding

Madagascar’s bold reforestation goal lacks a coherent plan experts say

Forests

Madagascar’s bold reforestation goal lacks a coherent plan experts say

Genetic Resistance to Devastating Ash Tree Disease Discovered – and It

Forests

Genetic Resistance to Devastating Ash Tree Disease Discovered – and It

Trending: CDP LA NYC Call for Radical Shift in Companies’ Treatment of

Forests

Trending: CDP LA NYC Call for Radical Shift in Companies’ Treatment of

Brazil Amazon deforestation soars to 11-year high

Forests

Brazil Amazon deforestation soars to 11-year high

Koalas on the Verge of Extinction Due to Record Breaking Forest Fires and

Forests

Koalas on the Verge of Extinction Due to Record Breaking Forest Fires and