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Stop Deforestation - 30 Creative Advertising Ideas and design inspiration

Deforestation<p>Deforestation <i>Advertising ideas</i> / Ads: Lets join hands to help save our planet. Yes some of these deforestation advertisements may be a …

This app will give you near real-time alerts whenever deforestation happens

What if you could catch illegal loggers before they swing the ax?<p>Like Tom Cruise in <i>Minority Report</i> — arresting murderers just before they kill — the …

Satellite alerts track deforestation in real time

System uses Landsat data to issue warnings just hours after tree loss is detected.<p>A satellite-based alert system could prove a potent weapon in the …

Deforestation of the Amazon and Atlantic Forests in Brazil. [[MORE]]by pachiemoo: The Brazilian government has been reducing the rate of deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in recent years. The...

The world as 100 people over the last 200 years.<p>Europeans are divided along ideological lines in their views of the EU, but this division is not a …

Climate change, dams, deforestation a vicious cycle for Amazon rivers, lakes

Dams, mining, land-cover changes, and climate change are degrading the streams, rivers, lakes, and forests of the world's largest river basin at …

Ecology

Is conservation aid preventing deforestation?

With over $3.4 billion spent in international conservation funding to protect biodiversity and stop tropical deforestation in Africa since the early …

Almost everything you buy, from cereal to mascara, is killing the rain forest

I’m an environmentalist, and I try to make green choices. I take public transportation, recycle and program my thermostat. But the care and keeping of our forests always seemed far removed from my urban self. At least, it did until I visited a coffee farm in the Ecuadorian rain forest. There, I saw …

3 Ways the Marketplace Could End Rainforest Deforestation

There was a lot of talk about deforestation at the latest round of international climate talks in December 2015 and it's no mystery why: Tropical …

forestprotection

Is Zero Deforestation Possible for the Brazilian Amazon?

<i>This Voices piece is published in collaboration with the academic journal Elementa as part of its special feature “The extinction of deforestation in</i> …

Ranch Reform in the Rain Forest

How the sellers of Brazilian beef, leather and other cattle products are convincing ranchers to stop razing the Amazon

Brazil inflames forest fires with pro-deforestation laws

<b>New laws under consideration will likely spark more tree-cutting − despite serious drought already contributing to a big increase in vast destructive</b> …

Researchers find effective recipe for slowing deforestation

When you buy food, furniture and other products, how can you be sure you're not contributing to the disappearance of the world's forests? A variety …

Ecology

4 commodities that could save our tropical forests

<i>With the Tropical Forest Alliance meeting in Jakarta this week, we're delving into the problem of deforestation</i> – <i>how every sector, from big business</i> …

Sustainability

In Jakarta, Tropical Forest Alliance To Seek Common Ground For Throttling Deforestation

<b>2 March 2016 |</b> “Supply chains are vast, complicated intricate things with a lot of moving parts and players,” said Kevin Rabinovitch, the Global …

Sustainability

Satellite Imagery Reveals Deforestation in the Amazon

Over the past 15 years, satellite imagery has revealed that deforestation has been increasing at an unprecedented rate in the Peruvian Amazon. …

Second growth:The promise of tropical forest regeneration in an age of deforestation

Anyone who knows anything about secondary forests will have come across the work of Robin Chazdon. She has inspired at least one forest ecologist, …

This is what one of the world’s worst deforestation rates looks like

One of the world’s last great expanses of wilderness is also ground zero for one of the world’s fastest rates of deforestation, scientists and …

Ecology

MAAP #26: Deforestation Hotspots in the Peruvian Amazon, 2015

Thanks to the newly launched GLAD alerts (developed by the University of Maryland and Google1, and presented by Global Forest Watch), we now have …

Video posted as a reason to help eradicate deforestation and plant more trees.

Causes of Deforestation: Direct Causes People have been deforesting the Earth for thousands of years, primarily to clear land for crops or livestock. …

Deforestation Can Wipe Out Chunk Of Sumatran Orangutan Population By 2030

Close<p>Deforestation can wipe out Sumatran orangutans by the year 2030, researchers say.<p>With the current trends of forest loss, an estimated 4,500 …

New licences could soon be issued to logging companies in the Democratic Republic of Congo, threatening to accelerate the rate of deforestation in the region.

9th March 2016<p>World's second largest rainforest at risk from lifting of logging moratorium<p><b>New licences could soon be issued to logging companies in</b></b> …

Ferrero is top food firm for deforestation-free palm oil: Greenpeace

The NGO rated both food and consumer goods companies on their track record for actions to cut deforestation out of the palm oil supply chain.<p>Using …

Communication, Collaboration Key to Ending Deforestation

Image credit: Greenpeace<p>Related:<p>According to a report issued by the <b>Congressional Budget Office</b>, deforestation activity accounts for 12 percent of …

Dear Future Generations: Sorry

Chimps in Uganda are eating clay to supplement their diets after raffia palm tree destruction [Video]

Wild chimpanzees in Uganda have been observed eating clay to supplement their diets following the widespread destruction of raffia palm trees they …

In Brazil, Deforestation Is Up, And So Is The Risk Of Tree Extinction

The rate of deforestation in Brazil has increased by 16 percent over the past year, the country's Environment Ministry announced.<p>Brazil has often declared progress in reducing the rate of deforestation in the Amazon, but the government's own figures, released Thursday, show the challenges still …

Biodiversity

Climate Deal Contributions Focus On Deforestation Limits

Talks have been held under the Lima-Paris Action Agreement aimed at galvanizing action on climate. One of the areas where there's been progress has been on reducing deforestation.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Hundreds of people, from world leaders to scientists, have spent the better part of the week …

North Korea launches 'war on deforestation'

Kim Jong-un will turn all the mountains into golden forests, foreign minister tells climate summit in Paris<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has launched a war on deforestation, the country’s foreign minister said at the Paris climate talks, pledging to “actively engage” in global environment efforts.<p>…

North Korea

Amazon deforestation leaps 16 percent in 2015

The Brazilian government has released some disturbing news: despite years of progress combatting deforestation, 2015 saw a 16 percent increase in the …

Los Angeles

Addressing Climate Change and Deforestation: A Solution From Guatemala

The Paris talks related to climate change have ended and now we all face the challenge of limiting global warming and meeting the aspirational goal to cap temperature rises to 1.5C. This objective can only be achieved by not only focusing on reducing use of fossil fuels, but also by tackling …