Deforestation

Deforestation

Why admin academy in Cox's Bazar forest land?

Allotment of the Jhilongja land has breached the law. The illegal allotment must be cancelled. Otherwise, the administration will have to take the responsibility of destroying the forest and nature

Why admin academy in Cox's Bazar forest land?

IUCN

Wildlife on a glide path to 'mass extinction': Red List chief

Nearly 30 per cent of the 138,374 species assessed by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List are at risk of extinction, the global conservation body reported Saturday

Wildlife on a glide path to 'mass extinction': Red List chief

Over 10,000 species risk extinction in Amazon: report

In Brazil, deforestation has surged since right-wing president Jair Bolsonaro took office in 2019, reaching a 12-year high last year and drawing international outcry from foreign governments and the ...

A jaguar rubs itself against vegetation as it walks through smoke from a fire nearby, in Encontro das Aguas State Park in the Pantanal, Brazil. The photo was taken on 3 September, 2020

Brazil environment minister probed for timber trafficking

Brazilian environmental protection agency IBAMA allegedly granted authorisation to thousands of wood shipments exported in violation of environmental regulations

Brazil's Environment Minister Ricardo Salles gestures during a news conference on 22 April, 2021

Ethiopia kicks off drive to plant 6b trees in a year

Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed kicked off a drive Tuesday to plant six billion trees nationwide this year, highlighting his focus on the environment ahead of elections

Ethiopia kicks off drive to plant 6b trees in a year

Eco-friendly Eid: Indonesian women on a mission to plant trees

'Aisyiyah, part of Indonesia's larger Muhammadiyah organisation, has at least 4 million members with branches throughout the world's largest Muslim-majority country

Eco-friendly Eid: Indonesian women on a mission to plant trees

Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

An analysis of satellite data by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) revealed that almost 59 million hectares (146 million acres) of forests have regenerated since 2000

Forests as big as France have grown back since 2000

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon hits record in April

Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon hit a record last month, the government reported Friday with figures that belie president Jair Bolsonaro's pledge to crack down on such destruction.

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon hits record in April

Brazil needs $10b a year in aid for carbon neutrality by 2050: Minister

Brazil's environment minister, Ricardo Salles, told Reuters on Friday that Brazil would need to receive $10 billion annually in foreign aid in order to reach economy-wide net zero carbon emissions by ...

Brazil needs $10b a year in aid for carbon neutrality by 2050: Minister

Coffee waste can boost forest recovery, claims study

A new study by researchers at the British Ecological Society finds that coffee pulp, a waste product of coffee production, can be used to speed up tropical forest recovery on post-agricultural land

Coffee waste can boost forest recovery, claims study
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