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SMY -54 minutes ago

Invitation: Uusi puu – New W...

The most significant Finnish wood-based innovations of the moment participated in the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 competition. The […] The post Invitation: Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Award Ceremony and Jury Panel Discussion on April 29th, 2021 appeared first on Finnish Forest Association....

Mongabay -2 hours ago

Researchers rush to understand...

The kelp forests of the oceans are a habitat for a wide range of marine species, rivaling even the great tropical forests for sheer richness of biodiversity, according to scientists from the KELPER project, which studies these marine algae ecosystems. The kelp species, or marine algae, that make up ...

The Guardian -4 hours ago

Joe Biden’s billions won’t...

Funds offered to persuade Jair Bolsonaro’s ruinous government to stop deforestation are meant well, but badly misjudgedMarina Silva and Rubens Ricupero are former Brazilian environment ministersAs a candidate, Joe Biden built up the world’s hopes when he committed the US to rejoining the Paris a...

Global Forest Coalition -6 hours ago

The summits of the Destroyers-...

By Simone Lovera The US is back. Back in the Paris Agreement, and back to faithfully promoting the interests of destructive industries and their allies at the global level under the guise of environmentalism. On Earth Day – a day that is increasingly co-opted by corporations – President Biden is...

Mongabay -8 hours ago

The birds of Zoom (commentary)...

The fondness for bird watching is so much a part of the life of “the birders” that it is even unconscious. Without realizing it, I am listening and watching our feathered fellow citizens, wherever I am, even in front of my computer. And now, in these days when I spend more time in Zoom calls [&#...

CIFOR -9 hours ago

Keeping an eye on our forests...

National forest monitoring capacity is increasing worldwide...

The Guardian -13 hours ago

‘Teeming with biodiversity...

Conservation organisations purchase 950 sq km biodiversity hotspot, helping to secure a vital wildlife corridor“These logs are historic,” says Elma Kay, standing in Belize Maya Forest, where she has been doing an inventory of felled trees. “These are the last logs that were cut here, for mahog...

What Wood -yesterday

Russia reduced its export of s...

In January-February 2021, the volume of sawn timber exported from Russia reduced by 15.7% YoY and totaled 2.7 million m³, as reported by the Federal Customs Service of Russia. The value of foreign sawn timber shipments from Russia reduced by 6.9% YoY to $581.1 million over the reporting period. Rou...

Mongabay -yesterday

Dams drove an Asian dolphin ex...

For decades it was the only freshwater dolphin species in the world not considered threatened by human activity. The tucuxi of the Amazon held out even as similar species in South America and Asia were dammed in, poisoned, or killed as bycatch; one is considered to have gone extinct. Now, the tucuxi...

What Wood -yesterday

Segezha Group announces indica...

Segezha Group announces the indicative price range for its initial public offering and planned listing of ordinary shares on Moscow Exchange, and the publication of the offering memorandum in relation to the offering. The indicative price range in respect of the offering has been set at between RUB ...

The Guardian -yesterday

Surrey tree cutter: residents ...

Under cover of darkness in recent weeks, unknown person has felled nearly 50 trees in Elmbridge In the Surrey town of Weybridge in the borough of Elmbridge, there is anger, suspicion and no little nervousness. A mystery tree-feller, who has in recent weeks taken a chainsaw to trees in the area under...

IUFRO -yesterday

Doctor Recommended: Systematic...

Doctor Recommended: Systematic Evidence Evaluation to arrive at the best decision Systematic reviews originally emerged in the field of medical science to synthesize and evaluate all available evidence to arrive at the best (most informed) decision.  This process, which brings together informat...

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