http://bangordailynews.com/2019/08/24/opinion/editorials/the-amazon-is-burning-we-should-all-care/The Amazon is burning. Although fires are common in the rainforest every summer, there are nearly twice as many blazes in Brazil this year compared to 2018. So far this year, nearly 73,000 fires have […]
https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/energy-and-environment/understanding-clouded-leopards-and-their-habitats/article29245150.eceDampa tiger reserve in Mizoram has one of the highest population densities.
https://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/458666-brazils-bolsonaro-reverses-on-amazon-announces-plans-to-send-armedBrazilian President Jair Bolsonaro reversed course Saturday, saying he plans to send the country’s military to fight raging wildfires in the Amazon.Bolsonaro authorized the troop deployment Saturday morning for the next month in a… Original Title: Brazil's […]
https://www.axios.com/mozambique-national-park-coffee-fight-deforestation-dc121d50-cac0-4989-bce2-f2dbb1bcf3ba.html400 local farmers have begun to grow coffee trees on the slopes of Mozambique’s Mount Gorongosa in an effort to revitalize the quickly disappearing rainforest and boost incomes, reports AP. The big picture: Nearly 2 decades […]
https://www.cbsnews.com/video/why-the-amazon-could-be-at-risk-of-collapsing/French President Emmanuel Macron wants the wildfires in the Amazon rainforest to be on the agenda at this weekend’s G-7 summit. In Brazil, President Jair Bolsonaro has authorized the military to join the fight, and […]
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/sciencealert-latestnews/~3/7K4q3G52QXE/it-s-not-just-brazil-s-amazon-bolivia-s-vital-forests-are-on-fire-tooWe need to pay attention.
https://www.npr.org/2019/08/23/753836636/brazilians-take-to-the-streets-to-protest-deforestation-of-the-amazon?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=worldBrazilians have taken to the streets in protest over destruction being done to the Amazon through wildfires and tree cutting. They say the new right-wing president is fueling the destruction.
https://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2019/03/21/servir-amazonia-development-challenges/The International Research Institute for Climate and Society is part of a new project that will use satellite imagery to address environment and development challenges across the Amazon Basin. Original Title: New Project Will Tackle […]
http://www.washingtonnature.org/fieldnotes/2019/3/13/z0red0e0bfl5mbf9q7kwvky8mthswoCommunities of the Yakima Basin are intimately bound to the river. Flowing like life-giving arteries through the arid landscape, the Yakima River and tributaries provide the majority of water for this vital valley known for […]
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/03/190313140558.htmLarge herbivore populations can substantially recover after war-induced declines, given that protected area management is provided, according to a new study. Original Title: Protected areas could help large herbivores bounce back after war Full Text […]