#Forest

  • Article: The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 30, 2019

    Climate change is a public health emergency. Read more

  • Article: The World's Second-Biggest Rainforest Could Also Go Up in Flames

    The World's Second-Biggest Rainforest Could Also Go Up in Flames

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 28, 2019

    The fires threaten to overtake the vast expanse of trees unless interventions are made. 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: Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help

    Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon — and Offers a Way to Help

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2019

    “The Amazon has never been more vulnerable.” Read more

  • Article: World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 20, 2018

    The world is already facing a severe water crisis. Read more

  • Article: Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    Chevron Owes $9.5 Billion for Decades of Harming Indigenous People

    By Joe McCarthy|July 13, 2018

    The case is one of many that pit Indigenous rights against corporate malfeasance. Read more

  • Article: Canada Now Has the Largest Protected Conifer Forest in the World

    Canada Now Has the Largest Protected Conifer Forest in the World

    By Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2018

    Elsewhere, forests are being depleted at an unsustainable rate. Read more

  • Article: Everything to Know About Connecting Forests & People in Sierra Leone

    Everything to Know About Connecting Forests & People in Sierra Leone

    July 14, 2016|Stand For Trees

    The nuts & bolts of validating and verifying a forest conservation project. Read more