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The Guardian -52 minutes ago

Amazon indigenous leaders kill...

Gunmen opened fire on a group from the Guajajara tribe on a highway in Maranhão state, killing two and wounding othersTwo indigenous leaders have been shot dead and two others wounded in Brazil’s Maranhão state, in an attack not far from where a prominent tribesman who defended the Amazon rainf...

CIFOR -21 hours ago

Peatland potential untapped in...

Restoration and conservation contribute to nature-based solutions ...

The Guardian -22 hours ago

‘Felling this forest would b...

The Woodland Trust, one of the four groups we are supporting in the 2019 charity appeal, provides natural solutions to the climate emergency• Please donate to our appeal hereAn ornithologist cradles a nuthatch in his hand as the low December sun throws the stark winter canopy of trees into relief....

NYT -yesterday

“En la Amazonía no hay ley...

Con el actual gobierno de Brasil ha aumentado la deforestación en la selva tropical más grande del mundo, crucial para atenuar el impacto del cambio climático....

NEW VIDEOS

ITTO -yesterday

Video highlights of the 55th S...

Video highlights of the 55th Session of the International Tropical Timber Council...

SCION -3 days ago

Scion Innovation Hub Progress....

The third level of diagrids is in place, windows are going and the front entrance is taking shape....

Tree Aid -3 days ago

Help a mother like Kachana thi...

In rural Ghana, Kachana spends hours everyday searching the forest floor for firewood to cook meals for her family. As trees continue to disappear across the African drylands, this is becoming harder and harder. There is no alternative for rural communities like Kachana's, forcing women to spend up ...

Tree Aid -3 days ago

Buy a tree this Christmas and ...

In the African drylands trees provide nutritious food for families to eat, and an opportunity to earn an income from selling tree products at market. Trees also enrich dry, degraded land so that it becomes fertile once again. TREE AID works with local communities to plant trees that can survive in t...

NEW PUBLICATIONS

Elsevier -22 hours ago

Differences in leaf physiology...

Publication date: Available online 6 December 2019Source: Forest Ecology and ManagementAuthor(s): Helen M. Poulos, Andrew M. Barton, Graeme P. Berlyn, Dylan W. Schwilk, Charles E. Faires, Wyatt C. McCurdyAbstractRecent increases in wildfire severity are converting pine-oak (Pinus-Quercus) woodland t...

Elsevier -22 hours ago

Could canopy, bark, and leaf l...

Publication date: Available online 7 December 2019Source: Forest Ecology and ManagementAuthor(s): Emily Babl, Heather D. Alexander, Courtney M. Siegert, John L. WillisAbstractShade-tolerant, fire-intolerant tree species are expanding in historically oak-dominated landscapes in the central and easter...

Springer -2 days ago

Spatiotemporal pattern of wild...

Abstract Wild boar (Sus scrofa) density has significantly increased worldwide. In Europe, oak acorns are basic diet items for the species. However, regeneration of temperate oak forests has become excessively low. Thus, better understanding of the patterns and dynamics of wild boar...

Elsevier -2 days ago

Does Tanzanian participatory f...

Publication date: February 2020Source: Forest Policy and Economics, Volume 111Author(s): Kajenje Magessa, Sophie Wynne-Jones, Neal HockleyAbstractBefore the 1980s, centralized forest policies in many African countries excluded local communities, while forest resources were frequently degraded. In re...

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17 Dec 2019 - 17 Dec 2019

The Future of Plantation Fores...

Résidence Palace - International Press Center, Brussels

27 Jan 2020 - 31 Jan 2020

GenTree Final Conference: Gene...

Avignon, France

30 Jan 2020 - 01 Feb 2020

International Society of Tropi...

New Haven, CT, USA

23 Feb 2020 - 27 Feb 2020

9th IUFRO International Wind a...

Rotorua, New Zealand

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