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Turkey spent only fraction of forest protection budget before wildfires erupted
Middle East

Turkey spent only fraction of forest protection budget before wildfires erupted

ISTANBUL, Aug 6 (Reuters) – Turkish authorities battling the country’s worst ever wildfires have been accused of failing to prepare…
Ecological land grab: food vs fuel vs forests
World

Ecological land grab: food vs fuel vs forests

The overlapping crises of climate change, mass species extinction, and an unsustainable global food system are on a collision course…
Oil giant Total’s chief announces new unit to invest in forests
Environment

Oil giant Total’s chief announces new unit to invest in forests

The head of French energy giant Total announced Saturday that the company would invest a hundred million dollars annually on…
Human diet causing ‘catastrophic’ damage to planet: study
Life & Style

Human diet causing ‘catastrophic’ damage to planet: study

The way humanity produces and eats food must radically change to avoid millions of deaths and “catastrophic” damage to the…
Number of missing in California fire soars past 1,000 as Trump set to visit
World

Number of missing in California fire soars past 1,000 as Trump set to visit

  The number of people listed as missing in a northern California wildfire jumped past 1,000 as searchers found the…
Europ’s shift to dark green forests stokes global warming-study
Environment

Europ’s shift to dark green forests stokes global warming-study

OSLO (Reuters) - An expansion of Europe's forests towards dark green conifers has stoked global warming, according to a study…
Amazon peoples change ancestral ways to save forest
Environment

Amazon peoples change ancestral ways to save forest

The indigenous peoples of the Amazon are far removed from the Paris conference rooms where politicians and technocrats in dark…
Can we save forests and produce palm oil? Scientists seek answer
Environment

Can we save forests and produce palm oil? Scientists seek answer

Despite promises by many big companies that produce, trade and use palm oil to clean up their supply chains, complaints…
Today: World Forestry Day
Environment

Today: World Forestry Day

In the words of Nelson Henderson, “The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do…
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