Thomson Reuters Partners with US Forest Service to Map and ...
2 years ago
... in the trans-boundary-protected areas of Sierra Leone, Liberia, Guinea, and Ivory Coast, all of which contain portions of this tropical forest ecosystem. ...
Rare photos of wild cats in threatened forest: WWF
3 years ago
... protection for areas bordering Bukit Tigapuluh National Park, either by expanding the park or managing it under the current forest ecosystem restoration scheme ...
Predicting Climate 'Tipping Points' Within Reach, Study Suggests
3 years ago
... The die-off of trees, combined with the warming trend and increased wildfires, could force a large-scale collapse of the forest ecosystem, Lenton said. ...
Out of Cancun Climate Talks, A Breakthrough for Preserving ...
4 years ago
... The scheme is designed to pay poor nations to preserve standing trees. But environmentalists argue that peatlands, too, are a part of the forest ecosystem. ...
Liberia's pygmy hippos survive two civil wars
6 years ago
... whose closest living relatives, besides the common hippopotamus, are whales -- hide themselves away in the rapidly shrinking Upper Guinean forest ecosystem. ...
Wall Street Journal
Researchers warn against high emissions from oil palm expansion in Brazil
1 year ago
Expanding millions of hectares of Brazilian land to produce palm oil for food or for renewable, clean-burning biodiesel could result in extremely high emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) unless strict controls are put in place.