deforestation

Trees for a Change: Dedicate a Tree as a Gift

Give a tree gift that will grow for years to come… Help restore fire devastated forests and make a difference Impress with our beautiful presentation using 100% recycled paper Wow your recipient when they find their tree location, photos, and their name on our tree registry How It Works                …

Trees for a Change: Dedicate a Tree as a Gift Read More »

‘One Word for This: Vandalism’: Six Days Before Election, Trump Finalizes Plan for ‘Catastrophic’ Attack on Largest National Forest

“FOIA: 96% of Americans Support Keeping National Roadless Rule on the Tongass Despite Attempted Rollback” FOIA (Freedom of Information ACT) ‘One Word for This: Vandalism’: Six Days Before Election, Trump Finalizes Plan for ‘Catastrophic’ Attack on Largest National Forest “Destructive development in the country’s largest national forest—such as extractive logging and expansive road building—will be …

‘One Word for This: Vandalism’: Six Days Before Election, Trump Finalizes Plan for ‘Catastrophic’ Attack on Largest National Forest Read More »

Trump moves to finalize ‘catastrophic’ stripping of key protections for largest national forest in US

“Forests are our guardians in our fight against the climate crisis, and we need forest protections more than ever if we are to avoid the worst impacts of the growing climate emergency,” Moas continued. “Greenlighting logging, road building, and other destructive development in previously untouched portions of our national forests will be catastrophic for our …

Trump moves to finalize ‘catastrophic’ stripping of key protections for largest national forest in US Read More »

Coastal Action Group: Climate Change and State Forest Policy

“There is no better processor of CO2 than a mature redwood tree.  Not only are forests an integral part of the carbon chain, they provide habitat for terrestrial species, including fish, and where 95% if the State’s water supply originates in forests.   Wood product with carbon stored in structures is important.  However, stored wood product …

Coastal Action Group: Climate Change and State Forest Policy Read More »

This One Idea Can Save Us From Climate Breakdown, Say Campaigners | HuffPost

“Pakistan has just planted 1 billion trees. China plans to create forests totaling the size of Ireland. And in Africa, Ethiopia, Niger, Mali are among countries that strongly back the reforestation of degraded land.  But there’s a snag. A new paper in the scientific journal Nature suggests that 45{5fc40a96f14c4a6aa4c2a32569b0a57dcc67c0b31eb04c341474283f11b6cdd2} of the land area that nations have so far pledged to allocate for …

This One Idea Can Save Us From Climate Breakdown, Say Campaigners | HuffPost Read More »

The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a Technology: It’s Forests

“Yet the international focus on fossil fuels has overshadowed the most powerful and cost-efficient carbon-capture technology the world has yet seen: forests. Recent scientific research confirms that forests and other “natural climate solutions” are absolutely essential in mitigating climate change, thanks to their carbon sequestering and storage capabilities. In fact, natural climate solutions can help …

The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a Technology: It’s Forests Read More »