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Amazon soy becomes greener

Amazon soy becomes greener Amazon soy becomes greener mongabay.com July 25, 2006 Brazilian soy crushers and exporters will implement a two-year moratorium on trading soybeans grown on newly deforested lands…

Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements

Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements Brazil, U.S. renew Amazon research agreements mongabay.com July 22, 2006 Thursday Brazil and the U.S. renewed two Amazon forest research agreements. Brazilian Deputy Minister…

Meerkats are teachers

Meerkats are teachers Meerkats are teachers mongabay.com July 13, 2006 A team of scientists from Cambridge University has found that adult meerkats directly teach their young how to obtain food.…

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar 3 new lemurs named in Madagascar Conservation International June 21, 2006 To recognize an internationally renowned primatologist and champion of Madagascar's unique biodiversity, scientists…

Wal-Mart protects California forest

Wal-Mart protects California forest Wal-Mart protects California forest mongabay.com May 3, 2006 Last week Wal-Mart announced a $1 million grant to the Pacific Forest Trust to protect 9,200 acres for…

Taking Care of Business: Diapers Go Green

Taking Care of Business: Diapers Go Green Taking Care of Business: Diapers Go Green Tina Butler, mongabay.com April 2, 2006 Cloth or Disposable Diapers: Answering the Age Old Question A…

Brazil to protect Amazon rainforest

Brazil to protect 84,000 sq. mi. of Amazon rainforest Brazil to protect Amazon rainforest Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com March 28, 2006 At the United Nations-sponsored environmental conference meeting in Curitiba,…