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Running to Reforest: Communities, NGOs Work to Save Ugandan Reserve in the Midst of Massive Deforestation

Environment  (tags: deforestation, world, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, nature, politics, trees )

- 1401 days ago -
Bugoma Forest Reserve (circled) is bordered by intense deforestation. Between 2001-2013, some areas immediately surrounding the reserve lost upwards of 50 percent of their forest cover, according to data from Global Forest Watch

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Cheree M (46)
Friday August 22, 2014, 3:21 am
noted, thanks cal

Terry H (15)
Friday August 22, 2014, 7:26 am
Very interesting article, thanks for posting

Past Member (0)
Friday August 22, 2014, 12:38 pm

Muriel Servaege (53)
Friday August 22, 2014, 2:13 pm
Noted. TY, Cal. When will people understand their reserves belong to the animals they are supposed to protect?

Tamera Dolcini (16)
Friday August 22, 2014, 2:55 pm
Share along with a related article about deforestation in Uganda. This run should be spread internationally inorder to help combat deforestation.

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday August 22, 2014, 3:23 pm
Noted. Sad so much forest is being lost.

Anna Meng Wang (1)
Friday August 22, 2014, 4:12 pm

Shirley S (187)
Friday August 22, 2014, 7:47 pm

Dianne D (490)
Friday August 22, 2014, 8:57 pm
Big business is going to destroy the earth and kill us all.

Panchali Yapa (26)
Friday August 22, 2014, 10:32 pm
Thank you

Victoria Oakey (124)
Friday August 22, 2014, 11:41 pm
Noted. Ty for the information.

Katherine May Williams (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 12:31 am

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 1:10 am
At the rate the forests are being logged there will come the day when none are left.

. (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 5:54 am
Gee, you cut down all the forests and then wonder why you have prolonged, extreme droughts; climate change; water shortages and all the other woes and tribulations.

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 5:55 am
Save our homeland

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 6:06 am
Noted. Thanks for posting.

Sandy G (10)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 7:06 am
Deforestation is a direct result of overpopulation. There are just too many of us for our planet to sustain.

pam w (139)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 10:46 am
Human overpopulation and human greed! Put them together and it's death for every living thing in that forest.

Hent catalina - maria (95)
Saturday August 23, 2014, 11:10 am

Ana Lopes (92)
Sunday August 24, 2014, 2:35 am

Carol French (121)
Monday August 25, 2014, 7:28 pm
FINALLY !!!!!!

Betty Kelly (4)
Wednesday September 3, 2014, 12:56 pm
Forests are necessary for a healthy environment.
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