#Deforestation

  • Article: This Youth Activist Wants People to Pay $10 a Month to Fight Climate Change

    This Youth Activist Wants People to Pay $10 a Month to Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 2, 2019

    “This is about today. It’s not about future generations. Our existence is being threatened.” Read more

  • 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: 7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

    7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 22, 2019

    Losing the Amazon would imperil the United Nations' Global Goals. 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: The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    The Planet Is Doomed Unless We Stop Eating So Much Meat, UN Warns

    By Erica SanchezJoe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 5, 2019

    Even if renewable energy takes over world. Read more

  • Article: Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    Beatings, Imprisonment, Murder: The World’s Environmental Defenders Are Being Terrorized

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 31, 2019

    “Killings only tell part of the story.” Read more

  • Article: Cloning Coastal Redwood Forests Could Help Fight Climate Change, Experts Say

    Cloning Coastal Redwood Forests Could Help Fight Climate Change, Experts Say

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 29, 2019

    Redwood forests isolate and absorb more carbon dioxide in the air than any other species. Read more

  • Article: Planting Trees Could Be the Best Way to Fight Climate Change, Scientists Say

    Planting Trees Could Be the Best Way to Fight Climate Change, Scientists Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

    The tropics lost 12 million hectares (29 million acres) of tree cover in 2018. Read more