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Climate Change This Week: Rising Seas, American Action, and More!

Mary Ellen HarteBiologist and author Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. “Devilish” Biodiversity – another reason to save forests, as this Made-For-Halloween devil flower mantis from Africa illustrates. Source pinterest.com Forests: the cheapest way … Continue reading

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Tropical Forests Threatened by Farming, Global Food Demand, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon OO Condition Of Tropical Forests ‘Worsening’, Could Become ‘Critical’ CreditPeter Van Der Sleen at http://www.rainfor.org OO Global Warming Is Already Clobbering The Amazon – research data show mnay … Continue reading

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Ancient Trees Nearly Extinct, the Chocolate Connection, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon A Camaroon logging truck full of murdered giants. Credit Amcaja at Wikimedia Commons OO Illegal Logging Still A Big Issue In Cameroon OO Zimbabwe Forests Under Threat Malay … Continue reading

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How Tourism Can Help Fight Climate Change, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Trees: Giant carbon storage creatures. OO Scientists Seeking To Save World Find Best Technology Is Trees for sucking CO2 out of the atmosphere and storing it. OO Communities … Continue reading

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Forests Update: Chimps Threatened, the Chocolate Connection, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Source: Jane Goodall/ wildchimpanzees.org OO Africa: Endangered Chimp Habitat Under Threat From Climate Change OO Brazil’s Soy Moratorium Dramatically Reduced Amazon Deforestation Mongabay.com OO Indigenous Territories Play Dual … Continue reading

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Chocolate Threatened by Climate Change – New Report

Scientists say climate change will eventually claim many victims -– including, according to a new report, chocolate, reports Tiffany Hsu at the Los Angeles Times. As temperatures increase and weather trends change, the main growing regions for cocoa could shrink … Continue reading

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