This recent article from BBC discusses recent findings that tree seeds are becoming increasingly smaller in / around / near areas of the Brazilian Amazon that have been heavily impacted […]
Peru’s Amazon faces threat of deforestation from oil palm plantations www.peruthisweek.com By Manuel Vigo March 4, 2013 Oil palm plantations have deforested thousands of hectares of land in the Peruvian […]
Here is a brief article from Scientific American on the highly destructive process and industry behind the production of palm oil, the cheap and popular oil used for cooking, biofuels […]
Article extracted from The New York Times – Link to original article In Africa’s Vanishing Forests, the Benefits of Bamboo By TINA ROSENBERG In the district of Asosa, the land […]
I came across this video about Masanobu Fukuoka‘s endeavor to seed 100,000 hectares with community support in Arnissa, Greece. See movie here. The movie is a documentation of 80 year […]
Extracted from the New York Times January 14, 2012 Once Hidden by Forest, Carvings in Land Attest to Amazon’s Lost World By SIMON ROMERO RIO BRANCO, Brazil — Edmar Araújo […]
Agroforestry can fix Pakistan’s depleting tree cover Saleem Shaikh 16 December 2011 | EN Agroforestry could help revive Pakistan’s declining forest cover, says a study. UNEP / USGS/ NASA […]
Here’s a link to this very interesting series of articles.