Deforestation News

Tropical deforestation rates continue to climb

Tropical deforestation rates continue to climb Tropical deforestation rates continue to climb Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com January 4, 2006 Tropical deforestation rates continue to climb according to figures released by…

Dangerous times on Brazil’s Amazon frontier

Dangerous times on Brazil's Amazon frontier Dangerous times on Brazil's Amazon frontier Andrew Hay Reuters December 22, 2005 ALTAMIRA, Brazil, Dec 22 (Reuters) - Amazon land activist Deurival Santiago has…

Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction

Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction Tsunami relief risks rainforest destruction Tina Butler, mongabay.com December 19, 2005 EDITOR'S UPDATE: (19 Dec 2005) Today WWF warned that donor countries must include sustainably…

Forests flushed down the toilet

Forests flushed down the toilet Forests flushed down the toilet WWF release November 21, 2005 Gland, Switzerland – The major tissue manufacturers are not offering enough recycled toilet paper, towels…