#deforestacion

  • Article: Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 4, 2019

    That’s 22 million trees, every single year, for two decades. Read more

  • Article: The World's Forest Animals Are Disappearing at a Terrifying Rate: Report

    The World's Forest Animals Are Disappearing at a Terrifying Rate: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 14, 2019

    Forests depend on animals to thrive. Read more

  • Article: Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    Coffee Is Getting Cheaper — at the Expense of the Planet

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 10, 2019

    Coffee farmers may be forced to clear forest lands to grow and sell more to make a profit. Read more

  • Article: Allowing Locals to Manage Forests Can Reduce Emissions and Poverty, Study Finds

    Allowing Locals to Manage Forests Can Reduce Emissions and Poverty, Study Finds

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 7, 2019

    Deforestation impacts local communities through climate change and socio-economic stress. Read more

  • Article: The World's Forests Are in the 'Emergency Room,' Activists Say

    The World's Forests Are in the 'Emergency Room,' Activists Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 25, 2019

    "The health of the planet is at stake and band aid responses are not enough." Read more

  • Article: Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    Deforestation Has Surprising Effect on Clean Water, Malawi Researchers Find

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Lindsay Powers|April 17, 2019

    Clearcutting has devastating implications for water access. Read more

  • Article: Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    Norway Will Start Paying Indonesia for Cutting Down on Deforestation

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 18, 2019

    Indonesia's deforestation rate declined, triggering a payment under a $1 billion climate deal. Read more

  • Article: Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years

    Yet Another Bird Has Gone Extinct in the Last 10 Years

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 5, 2018

    Almost 1,500 bird species are now threatened — and humans are to blame. Read more