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Editors' Note 11.12.2007 Mother Jones
From the January/February 2008 Issue
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Indonesia launches 10-year plan to save orangutan habitat threatened by development 11.12.2007 Star Tribune: World
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Saving the Gola rainforest 10.12.2007 Guardian: Environment
The Gola forest, in Sierra Leone is home to chimpanzees, leopards, forest elephants and more than 250 species of bird. It is being protected by a pioneering project to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation, funded by the European commission, the French government, the RSPB and US-based group Conservation International
Sierra Leone sets up forest park 10.12.2007 BBC: World
Sierra Leone launches a scheme to save a rainforest, which campaigners say will help fight climate change.
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Pioneering project to save Sierra Leone forest from loggers 10.12.2007 Guardian: Environment
Huge rainforest expected to win national protection under incentive scheme to conserve forest and cut carbon emissions
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Stopping the chopping 10.12.2007 Guardian: Environment
Leader: "Save the rainforests" is an easy slogan to agree with and a very difficult one to put into practice, as delegates at the Bali climate change conference are proving
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Long-term threat to Amazon feared 10.12.2007 Hindu: International
SAO PAULO: Brazil announced a sharp drop in the rate of Amazon deforestation but environmentalists warned it could be a short-term trend masking the broader threat against the rainforest. The Environment Ministry has reported that the ...
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Long-term threat to Amazon feared 10.12.2007 Hindu: International
SAO PAULO: Brazil announced a sharp drop in the rate of Amazon deforestation but environmentalists warned it could be a short-term trend masking the broader threat against the rainforest. The Environment Ministry has reported that the ...
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Building, logging may contribute to flooding in Lewis County 10.12.2007 AP Washington
SEATTLE (AP) -- Since Lewis County's last "100-year flood" a decade ago, the county has granted more than 100 permits for new development in the floodplain. Now, as the water recedes from last week's flood, people are wondering how much development and nearby longing contributed to the disaster....
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US 'not ready' to commit on emissions cuts, as islands, others clamor for action 9.12.2007 Star Tribune: World
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Forests a focus at warming talks 9.12.2007 MSNBC
Efforts to close a deal that would slow destruction of tropical forests appear to be the best prospect for a concrete achievement at this week's global warming talks in Bali. ...
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Brazil deforestation slows again 8.12.2007 BBC: Front Page
Figures show a fall in the rate of deforestation in the Amazon rainforest for a third year running.
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Branching out 8.12.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
Travel: Kevin Rushby unearths a new breed of retreat in the Gambia that replenishes forests while delivering style
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The fight for Sumatra's forests 8.12.2007 The Guardian -- Front Page
As politicians gather in Bali, a pioneering project is taking on the illegal loggers
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The fight for Sumatra's forests 8.12.2007 Guardian: Environment
As politicians gather in Bali, a pioneering project is taking on the illegal loggers
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Brazil says Amazon deforestation has slowed but environmentalists cite long-term threats 8.12.2007 Star Tribune: Science & Technology
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U.S. stance on global warming is under fire 7.12.2007 Star Tribune: World
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Forest Service: Rule saved thousands of homes in California fires 7.12.2007 Star Tribune: Nation
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Mexico raids sawmills near Monarch butterfly reserve, arrests lumberjacks, seizes lumber 7.12.2007 Star Tribune: Science & Technology
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WWF says global warming will destroy 60 percent of Amazon by 2030 7.12.2007 Star Tribune: Science & Technology
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