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Tag Archives: deforestation

Oil palm cultivation: What could more deforestation cause?

The conversion of natural lands to agricultural lands has contributed significantly to forest damage. The plantation of oil palm trees is particularly known for the deforestation that it causes to tropical forests.   In South-East Asia, Malaysia and Indonesia, more than 16 million hectares of land, mainly tropical forests, have …

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Wood harvesting increased by 34% across Europe !

Wood harvesting increased by 34% across Europe !

Data revealed that the average patch size of forests affected by wood harvesting increased by 34% across Europe in recent years.   Human well-being is absolutely connected to the forests that provide a series of services to the society, from the production of raw materials and regulation of water flows …

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Forests protection, remaining hope to save the planet

Forests protection, remaining hope to save the planet

Talking about the next environmental challenge has become one of major common debates around the world. Climate change and biodiversity loss are still the headlines. But, ensuring effective biodiversity conservation for this century needs an international development agenda for forests protection.   Actually, the damage caused to biodiversity is in …

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World Rainforest Day celebrates the Amazon Rainforest

World Rainforest Day celebrates the Amazon Rainforest

Rainforests are vital for the survival of the Earth’s life. Three hundred million people worldwide live in forests and all the humanity depends on the Amazon rainforest for 20% of the oxygen that we breathe and the freshwater that we drink. It absorbs our carbon dioxide, stabilize climate patterns, and …

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Female ecologists should take the lead in environmental power in India

femmes écologistes indiennes

Indian female ecologists, Medha Patkar, Sunita Narain, Vandana Shiva, Saalumarada Thimmakka and others have shown how crucial the role of women is in protecting the global biodiversity.   Since the mid-1980s, the discourse on the protection of the biodiversity has sparked international debates and has generated different policies and conflicts. …

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