#Forest

  • Article: Brazil Is Deploying Troops to Protect the Amazon Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    Brazil Is Deploying Troops to Protect the Amazon Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

    By Joe McCarthy|April 30, 2020

    Deforestation has surged in recent months. Read more

  • Article: An Ancient Forest of Giant Sequoia Trees Was Just Saved Thanks to a Nonprofit in California

    An Ancient Forest of Giant Sequoia Trees Was Just Saved Thanks to a Nonprofit in California

    By Joe McCarthy|March 3, 2020

    Forests are critical in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • 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: Astonishing Decline in Wildlife Population Since 1970: Report

    Astonishing Decline in Wildlife Population Since 1970: Report

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

    Forests depend on animals to thrive. Read more

  • Article: Comedian Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon

    Comedian Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down Deforestation in the Amazon

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 13, 2019

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

  • Article: Amazon Deforestation Could Affect Global Water Availability

    Amazon Deforestation Could Affect Global Water Availability

    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