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Congo Basin sunrise

Sunrise in Gabon. Payments for ecosystem services and sustainable forest management may be key components in maintaining Central Africa's rainforests as healthy and productive ecosystems, finds a comprehensive assessment of…

Congo basin rainforest countries

REDD, responsible logging could help preserve Congo forests, reduce poverty, says report Payments for ecosystem services and sustainable forest management may be key components in maintaining Central Africa's rainforests as…

Seeing the forest for the test-tube trees

Paper manufacturers and environmentalists seem to be reliving Robert Frost’s age-old dilemma caused by two roads diverging in the woods. Proponents of genetically engineered trees say the road they’ve chosen…