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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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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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Good Clean News: Better Lights, Green Money, Trees, and More!

GOOD CLEAN NEWS Copenhagen at night. Roei.tabak at Wikimedia Commons OO Copenhagen Lighting The Way To Greener, More Efficient Cities – a growing wireless network of streetlamps and sensors is saving money, cutting the use of fossil fuels and easing … Continue reading

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Forests Updates: Creating Forests From Remnants, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Wikimedia Commons OO $42 Billion in Economic Damages Yearly From Carbon-Rich Mangroves’ Destruction – globally coordinated action and policy needed to stem loss of one of the planet’s … Continue reading

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Keeping Carbon Stored: Deforestation Increasing, Preserving Forests, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FOREST UPDATE OO Deforestation Rising In Carbon-storing Yasuni Natl Park As Ecuador To Open It To Drilling in this world-class biodiversity hotspot. New Guinea rainforests are home to many Birds of Paradise, besides being important carbon storage … Continue reading

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Trees Must Be Included in Climate Change Models, Say Scientists

Current climate models and projections may be inaccurate because measurements are based on guidelines that do not include the effects of trees on the local climate, according to agroforestry experts, reports Dyna Rochmyaninsih at the UK Guardian. This may be … Continue reading

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