I just wanted to write a little something about apes today, since I have time and that is what my blog is ultimately all about. 402 more words
The Brazilian president, Michel Temer, has submitted a bill to congress that would allow him to redraw the borders of the Jamanxim national forest, reducing the forest’s conservation area and opening up sections for deforestation. 257 more words
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The Leuser Ecosystem on the island of Sumatra in Indonesia thrums with life. It is an ancient, 6.5 million acres of lush rainforest and steamy peat swamps, and because of its rich biodiversity, is one of the most important rainforests still standing today.
Hotter temperatures lengthen the time it takes for an ecosystem to fully recover after a dry spell.