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Deforestation in Brazil and Bolivia

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Decoding deforestation in Brazil and Bolivia

More than meets the eye

Amazon – Recently, I came across a much publicized article in… 381 more words

Desertification

The World is Slowly Dying

I’m not being dramatic in the title.  It’s true.  The world is dying, and that is a direct result of human beings thinking that they can do whatever they want whenever they want with no real consequences.   443 more words

Deforestation

Destruction #Quadrille

She is faceless
where colours bleed
from Amazonian veins.
Lush, rich, rainbow roots grasp
with gnarled fingers
last gasp branches
flowing in raging hurt.
Canopies echo mistrust, 24 more words

Poetry

A Natural Solution to Water Security

New report analyzes 4,000 cities to demonstrate the health, climate and biodiversity benefits of source water protection.

When you turn on the tap in Quito, Ecuador, the water that emerges does so after a long journey. 2,620 more words

BURNING ISSUES

Activists protest against illegal logging in Romania’s Fagaras Mountains

Several activists from Agent Green environment organization, together with scientists and professional climbers have blocked a timber transport on Transfagarasan mountain road on Friday, during a protest against illegal logging in Fagaras Mountains. 118 more words

Romania

Illegal logging and the protection of forests

In the National Afforestation Program, adopted 7 years ago, Romania stipulated the increase of forest surfaces between 2010-2035 by 442,000 hectares. This is a mission which analysts sarcastically label as impossible.

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Romania