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Pullman, Wash. • Gardner Minshew threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to Dezmon Patmon in the back of the end zone with 3:40 left and No. 25 Washington State beat No. 12 Oregon 34-20 on Saturday night.The Cougars (6-1, 3-1 Pac-12) capped one of the bigges

The first day of the South Canterbury Tux Yarding Challenge, run in conjunction with the Winchester Tux Handy Dog Challenge, was held at the new venue at Springbank Farm, Pleasant Point recently.On day one, driving sleet and rain...
Care2
10/20/2018

Forests in Central America, South America and Asia have lost as much as 90 percent of their trees as land is cleared for agriculture, road construction and economic development. In fact, scientists estimate that one out of five species of lizards, r
Care2
10/20/2018

The Guardian view on vanishing insects: a silent threat
On the island of Puerto Rico, a rainforest preserved for centuries from human intervention shows a terrifying drop in the abundance and variety of insects. Forty years ago, there were 60 times as many insects on the forest floor as can be trapped to

SACRAMENTO – Critics of California’s voter-initiative process often rail against “ballot-box budgeting,” which refers to the way these measures often impose major budget outlays by democratic fiat. Average voters probably can’t even name all of thei

Climate impacts from afforestation and deforestation in Europe
ReportsNReports
10/20/2018

Arborists generally focus on the health and safety of individual plants and trees, rather than managing forests (the domains of forestry and silviculture) or harvesting wood. An arborist's scope of work is therefore distinct from that of either a fo

Scores and stats for the Orange County football games on Friday, Oct. 19. FOOTBALL O.C. SUMMARIES Los Alamitos 47, Huntington Beach 0 Los Alamitos         21   16  10   0 – 47 Huntington Beach   0    0    0    0 –  0 Passing: McConnell (
Feed The Grid
10/19/2018

Proposals made by Brazil's far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro present a serious threat to the country's environment that could lead deforestation "to explode," a group of non-government organizations said on Friday...
Reuters
10/19/2018

Proposals made by Brazil's far-right presidential front-runner Jair Bolsonaro present a serious threat to the country's environment that could lead deforestation "to explode," a group of non-government organizations said on Friday.

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Tropical deforestation now emits more CO2 than the EU

Tropical deforestation now emits more CO2 than the


More And More Scientists Embrace Forests As Bulwark Against Climate Change

More And More Scientists Embrace Forests As


Secrets revealed: Researchers explore unique, isolated forest in Mozambique

Secrets revealed: Researchers explore unique,


Real-time plantation map aims to throttle deforestation in Papua

Real-time plantation map aims to throttle


In a first, DRC communities gain legal rights to forests

In a first, DRC communities gain legal rights to