Deforestation


Norway Becomes the First Country to Ban Deforestation

Norway Becomes the First Country to Ban Deforestation

The Norwegian government and Norwegians have taken the radical step of outlawing deforestation....

Jun 9 2016, 5:00am CDT

Half of Amazon Tree Species Threatened by Deforestation: Study

Half of Amazon Tree Species Threatened by Deforestation: Study

15,000 tree species in the Amazon could qualify for threatened species under the International Union for Conservation of Nature...

Nov 22 2015, 3:49pm CST

Zero Deforestation Agreements show Impact in Brazilian Beef Industry

Zero Deforestation Agreements show Impact in Brazilian Beef Industry

New research show that Zero Deforestation Agreements have real impact and Brazilian rain forest has been preserved....

May 12 2015, 2:01am CDT

Google Powers Online Resource Tracking Global Deforestation

Last fall, I wrote about efforts by Google and Microsoft to help put some analytics muscle behind tracking various natural reso...

Feb 21 2014, 3:51pm CST