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After Widespread Deforestation, China Bans Commercial Logging in Northern Forests


Environment  (tags: deforestation, China, habitatdestruction, habitat, destruction, forests, energy, protection, politics, humans, ecosystems, environment, world, wildlife, healthconditions, nature, pollution, conservation )

Cal
- 396 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Forestry authorities in China have stopped commercial logging in the nation's largest forest area, marking an end to more than a half-century of intensive deforestation...



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Freya H. (335)
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 3:23 pm
Good for the Chinese, waking up to this. Let us hope this is the first of many, many steps in the right direction.
 

Christeen Anderson (616)
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 4:14 pm
Great news. Thank you.
 

Ellen G. (343)
Tuesday April 22, 2014, 6:29 pm
Better late then never.
 

Alfred Donovan (47)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 1:19 am
They are maybee getting the message at last better late than never.
 

Ben Oscarsito (367)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 2:28 am
Better late than never? (As long as there are any trees left)
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 2:51 am
They need a middle class for changes like this to be implemented.
 

Fi T. (18)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 5:51 am
A good start
 

Frances Darcy (227)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 7:36 am
a good start..
 

Rhonda B. (100)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 10:53 am
Noted, It's a good start.
 

S J. (123)
Wednesday April 23, 2014, 6:02 pm
good for them, thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday April 24, 2014, 4:03 am
Good news! Ty Cal.
 
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