Monday, 02 December 2019Super UserAverage rating1471 African Rainforests Suffer as a Whole from Hunting /index.php/en/content_page/item/1471-african-rainforests-suffer-as-a-whole-from-huntingClick to subscribe
In hunted rainforests, termites lose their dominance An African forest elephant photographed by Rice University graduate student Therese Lamperty in Gabon. Lamperty studied how the presence of megafauna like elephants affect insect populations in preserved and hunted forests. The study showed that termite populations in particular suffered when elephants are absent. Credit: Therese Lamperty By Mi ...
Wednesday, 06 November 2019Super UserAverage rating1190 Burning Down The House /index.php/en/content_page/item/1190-burning-down-the-houseClick to subscribe
How Unilever and other global brands continue to fuel Indonesia’s fires Fires in peat land in Cengal of South Sumatra’s Ogan Komering Ilir district, Indonesia. Image by Nopri Isim/Mongabay Indonesia. ...
Monday, 23 September 2019Super UserAverage rating962 Rainforest Protection in Gabon Rewarded /index.php/en/content_page/item/962-rainforest-protection-in-gabon-rewardedClick to subscribe
Gabon becomes the first African country to receive funding for preserving its rainforests About 80 per cent of Gabon is covered by forests, sheltering a rich variety of wildlife. By Aisha Salaudeen - ...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019Super UserAverage rating966 The State of the World's Forests /index.php/en/content_page/item/966-the-state-of-the-world-s-forestsClick to subscribe
Forests and trees make vital contributions to both people and the planet, bolstering livelihoods, providing clean air and water, conserving biodiversity and responding to climate change. The forest c ...
Monday, 10 June 2019Super UserAverage rating701 Papua on the Chopping Block /index.php/en/content_page/item/701-papua-on-the-chopping-blockClick to subscribe
Papua New Guinea on the chopping block The West is implicated in the severe destruction of the forests in Papua New Guinea. Although Papua New Guinea seems a world away and lost in time, the West is ...
Monday, 10 June 2019Super UserAverage rating661 Brazil Government Is Top Environmental Criminal /index.php/en/content_page/item/661-brazil-government-is-top-environmental-criminalClick to subscribe
Brazil guts environmental agencies, clears way for unchecked deforestation IBAMA operation against illegal loggers in the Brazilian Amazon, courtesy of IBAMA. By Willie Shubert, Sue Branford and Thai ...
Thursday, 16 May 2019Super UserAverage rating608 Brazilian indigenous peoples propose boycott /index.php/en/content_page/item/608-brazilian-indigenous-peoples-propose-boycottClick to subscribe
Coalition of indigenous groups calls for boycott of companies that invade and exploit protected Brazilian lands. By Marianne Brooker (*) - Ecologist - 16th May 2019 The coalition 'Articulation of Ind ...
Monday, 10 December 2018Super UserAverage rating655 China Kills Rainforest amd Forest People in Cameroon /index.php/en/content_page/item/655-china-kills-rainforest-amd-forest-people-in-cameroonClick to subscribe
China is cutting 45.000 ha of rainforest in Cameroon for Rubber Tree Plantation The Aka forest people (derogatorily often called Baka or BaAka "pigmies") say their lives are threatened by a rubber co ...
Wednesday, 05 December 2018Super UserAverage rating411 PROTECT THE AMAZON FOREST NOW /index.php/en/content_page/item/411-protect-the-amazon-forest-nowClick to subscribe
Tropical forest conservation in the Bolsonaro era Like a deadly disease human activity cuts into the green lungs of Earth - this MUST STOP NOW AND FOREVER! By Dan Nepstad, João Shimada, Oswaldo Carva ...
Wednesday, 07 November 2018Super UserAverage rating187 Congo Basin rainforest may be gone by 2100 /index.php/en/content_page/item/187-congo-basin-rainforest-may-be-gone-by-2100Click to subscribe
Study finds that Congo Basin rainforest may be gone by 2100 by Morgan Erickson-Davis on 7 November 2018 Satellite data indicate the Congo Basin lost an area of forest larger than Bangladesh between 2 ...
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