Tag Archives: Indonesia

Climate Change This Week: Massive Worldwide Tree Die-Off, Selling Solar Surges, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this Amazon tree frog, is another reason to conserve carbon storing forests. Source http://www.theguardian.com Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon The … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Deforested Soil Emits Carbon for Decades, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon We all suffer when forests are destroyed. Source SOB – IAR Indonesia, RAN Problems: OO Soil Releases Carbon For Decades After Forests Are Felled study finds. OO Endangered … 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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Forests: Birds of Paradise Threatened, Tracking Deforestation, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Papua New Guinea is home to many species of Birds of Paradise that are found no where else: as those forests disappear, so do they. via Cornell Lab … Continue reading

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Keeping Carbon Stored: the Coffee Connection, Unlawful Deforestation, More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Deforestation in Indonesia. Credit Rhett Butler at Mongabay.com OO Indonesia: Half Of Deforestation Occurs Outside Legal Areas – good conservation need good government enforcement to stop the ongoing … Continue reading

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Keeping Carbon Stored: Bamboo Solution, Indigenous Help, Apps, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Amazon rainforest canopy. Rhett Butler at Mongabay OO Growth Of Forests May Not Be Keeping Pace With Rising CO2 Levels OO Forest Conservation Tied To The Rights Of … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Murder, Rescue, and a Flying Donut!

* * Vier Pfoten/Four Paws/RHOI/Rex/AP Palm Oil is Lethal for Mother and Child: This orangutan mother and five year old child huddled, petrified, as bounty hunters closed in to kill them, to clear “these pests” off palm oil plantations. A … Continue reading

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The Deforestation-Free Holiday shopping pledge, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Take the Deforestation Free Holiday Shopping Pledge here. OO Malaysia: Sarawak Govt Minister Calls State’s Logging Industry ‘Corrupt’ – a striking new tone from an historically aloof government. … Continue reading

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Cracking Down on Deforestation, An Amazing Parrot, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Mongabay.com OO Indonesia Cracks Down On Deforestation In Symbolic U-Turn OO Indonesia To Audit Licenses Of Palm Oil Companies That Clear Carbon Rich Peatlands the cheapest way to … Continue reading

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