User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-Independent
Category: Problems :: Deforestation
Last updated: Mar 15 2019 02:10 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Utah asks for exemption from Forest Service roadless rule 14.3.2019 High Country News Most Recent
For two decades, the rule has protected nearly four million acres in Utah.
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Nature: the one partner every company should work with 14.3.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Natural capital stewardship like restoring forests could deliver almost one-third of the emissions cuts needed to stave off global temperature increases.
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How to keep conservation policies from backfiring in a globally connected world 13.3.2019 GreenBiz.com
Shared global resources and spaces call for sustainable and collaborative management.
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Corporate action takes root on deforestation 11.3.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
The planet is increasingly marked by bald spots, but
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Forests, farms and the global carbon sink: the genesis 8.3.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
Deforestation is growing, and the fight against it is grabbing public attention. Here's the full story.
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In India’s fast-growing cities, a grassroots effort to save the trees 6.2.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Densely populated megacities in the developing world, which are most in need of tree cover, often have the least.
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As shutdown ends, rural Washington considers life without feds 31.1.2019 High Country News Most Recent
‘We’re going down a road to bitterness.’
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5 reasons to be optimistic about reducing, and reversing, deforestation 21.1.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Yes, more trees are falling, but the leading indicators suggest a brighter picture is taking root.
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Is palm oil the new plastic? Big brands and suppliers under fire over deforestation 23.11.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The hot-button issue has raised new controversy as of late.
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Burning to solve climate change: The BECCS paradox 14.11.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
For land rights and justice, the international climate solution is controversial.
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Why investors are backing zero deforestation 31.10.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
At long last, markets for protecting forests are taking root.
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Deforestation: When should I panic? 29.10.2018 GreenBiz.com
There's a lot more work to do, but new tools are making it easier.
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3 challenges — and opportunities — for businesses to help save tropical forests 10.10.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Research shows climate finance is reaching most jurisdictions, but slowly.
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Demand is driving deforestation — what can companies do? 5.10.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Research found that 27 percent of global forest loss is caused by permanent commodity-driven deforestation-as-usual.
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Lessons learned from centuries of indigenous forest management 28.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
Ecologist Charles M. Peters discusses how, in an era of runaway destruction of tropical forests, the centuries-old understanding of indigenous woodland residents can lead restoration efforts.
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Climate change and corporate greed combine to destroy forests with fire and felling 26.9.2018 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Ed Finn The razing of millions of acres of forests by wildfires has been increasing in scale and intensity for the past few decades. This year has set new records for the number of trees and shrubs destroyed by fire -- not just in the United States and Canada, but also in many other countries, including England, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Sweden, Latvia, and North Korea. Wildfires, of course, have been a yearly occurrence in the summer months for centuries. Triggered mainly by lightning, they were nature's way of disposing of dead timber and providing fertile ground for new plant growth. That is still an important natural process, although many conflagrations today are unnaturally caused by human carelessness, such as poorly tended campfires and flipped-away cigarette butts. Far more devastating for the world's forests today, however, are the effects of global warming, mostly caused by the greenhouse gas emissions that emanate from the burning of fossil fuels. One of the detrimental effects of climate ...
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Ending deforestation: A collective effort 8.8.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: Stakeholder collaboration and data-centric sensing technology are emerging as essential ingredients in reducing deforestation.
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How forest carbon can provide ROI for your sustainable business strategy 11.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
And return on your investment for the environment, too.
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5 reasons companies are collaborating to end deforestation 6.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Working together can help balance the sometimes seemingly conflicting goals of economic growth, social development and environmental protection.
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Storm damage to forests costs billions — here's how artificial intelligence can help 25.6.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
What happens when computer science and forest management meet.
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