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7 months ago

Indonesia Should Convert Logging Concessions to Protected Areas to Stop Deforestation for Plantations, Argues Study

 

http://www.care2.com/news/member/193692282/3637740

 


Environment (tags: deforestation, environment, rainforest destruction, world, protection, nature, animals, wildlife, humans, pollution, destruction, conservation, ecosystems, forests, energy, pollution, world )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - news.mongabay.com

Reclassifying logging concessions as permanent forest estates and thereby barring them from conversion to industrial plantations would be an effective strategy for helping conserve Indonesia's fast-dwindling forests,
GOOD NEWS! Indigenous People of Honduras Granted One Million Hectares of Rainforest
7 months ago

http://www.care2.com/news/member/193692282/3641362

 


Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com

One-hundred and fifty years after a treaty with England granted the Miskito people rights over their land--a treaty which was never fully respected--the government of Honduras has officially handed over nearly a million hectares (970,000 hectares) of tro
Protect India's Old Growth Forests ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
7 months ago

http://www.care2.com/news/member/100041282/3642890

 

Environment     Cher     -         1 hour       ago    - forcechange.com 

Protect India's old growth forests from big coal companies.
 

The nation of India is rapidly clearing its old growth forests to make way for coal development. This, matched with explosive population growth, will quickly destroy the country’s natural ecosystems. It will not only aid climate change, but will pollute food and water resources and threaten endangered species like the beloved tiger. Since India is enormous both in landmass and population, its environmental collapse will surely affect the entire region, if not the world.

Rainforest Honduras
7 months ago

A step in the right direction!

Thank you Jeanne for keeping us up-to-date!

7 months ago

Jeanne

 

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