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Image for Ethiopia sets a new world record for trees planted in a single day
Ethiopia sets a new world record for trees planted in a single day More than 350 million trees were planted as part of the government-led project to counter deforestation ... Environment World
Image for Costa Rica doubles its forest cover in 30 years
Costa Rica doubles its forest cover in 30 years Forest now accounts for 52 per cent of the country’s land surface area, up from 26 per cent in 1983 ... Environment World
Image for People share their love for trees and forests on International Day of Forests
People share their love for trees and forests on International Day of Forests This Thursday is International Day of Forests. To mark it, we share some of the tributes to trees that members of the public have been writi... Arts Culture Environment
Image for Spare a thought for trees this Valentine’s Day, urges writing project
Spare a thought for trees this Valentine’s Day, urges writing project As part of its centenary in 2019, the Forestry Commission is calling on people to write about what trees and forests mean to them this Valen... Environment
Image for Norway steps up the fight against illegal deforestation with a £12m fund
Norway steps up the fight against illegal deforestation with a £12m fund The cash pot, announced this week, will be spent on expanding an Interpol taskforce to investigate the gangs that drive illegal deforestatio... Environment World
Image for Scientists awarded for their ‘pioneering’ mobile app to combat illegal logging
Scientists awarded for their ‘pioneering’ mobile app to combat illegal logging Scientists from the University of Leicester have won a ‘Space Oscar’ for their research into combatting deforestation... Environment Technology
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