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Romania pledges to investigate vanished forest

Romania’s Environment Ministry said that it will investigate how 50 hectares of forest vanished from a national park in the Carpathians, presumably as a result of illegal logging. 13 more words

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Final warning to the world: Is it finally time for corporations to become more responsible?

I had to take responsibility for writing the first post on our new blog. Deciding the topic has not been an easy task. I was looking for something that could be at the same time relevant and inspiring. 1,450 more words

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3 ways that baru seeds impact the world positively

Did you know baru seeds are much more than a snack? Their trees are an important part of a biome connected to the whole of South America and the world. 625 more words

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Forest Protection : Save Trees, Save Earth

Deforestation

Deforestation, clearance or clearing is the removal of a forest or stand of trees where the land is thereafter converted to a non-forest use. Examples of deforestation include conversion of forestland to farms, ranches, or urban use. 507 more words

S.Y.B.Sc. Geography Sem-I Paper-I Chapter-III Notes

S.Y.B.Sc. Geography Sem-I Paper-I Geography of Resources Chapter-III Forest Resources

It includes the following topics

  • Introduction
  • Uses of Forest
  • Environmental Significance of Forests
  • Deforestation: Meaning and Effects…
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TU's Latest Building Project

The new science complex construction is creating a stir around Towson’s campus. For some, it is igniting dreams. For others, they can’t get past the torn down trees. 18 more words