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Guard Old-Growth Forests from Logging
#Petition #nature #biodiversity #Ecosystem #ecosystems #forest #forests #rainforest #tree #trees #deforestation
https://act.biologicaldiversity.org/Vmt7It_mD0674rGG1gGlWQ2


Old forests critically important for slowing climate change, merit immediate protection from logging #environment #forest #deforestation #climate #ClimateChange https://phys.org/news/2024-01-forests-critically-important-climate-merit.html


https://news.mongabay.com/2024/01/thousands-of-tree-species-at-risk-of-extinction-in-atlantic-forest-study/

#TragedyOfEnclosure #CattleWreckedLandscape: The Atlantic Forest, located along Brazil’s southern coast, has been in dire straits for decades, with expanding cities and #agriculture leaving only a small fraction of the #forest standing today. But the situation might be even worse than previously thought.
Several thousand tree species in the forest are threatened with extinction, a new study has found. Over 80% of endemic tree species are at risk of going extinct — and that’s a conservative estimate, the researchers said.
#StopDeterioratingCarbonSinks #deforestationfootprint #ViolentRanchers #BigAgro #StopInstallingKleptocratsForResourcesPredation


Gorgeous ecological comic-based journalism from Aotearoa: a clear-eyed telling of how monoculture forestry destabilizes lands and rivers even before major climate-driven events come raging through.

#ecology #climate #forest #restoration #aotearoa

https://thespinoff.co.nz/society/28-07-2023/the-side-eye-deeper-roots


#SavingCarbonSinks: Ecuadorian social #movements have bypassed pro-extractivist #politicians with a national #referendum to keep #oil from Block 43 also known as “Yasuní ITT,” a concession in the deepest part of the Amazonian protected Yasuní National #Forest, in the ground. While movements around the world have successfully achieved #mining moratoria, this is an important new strategy for #environmental and #Indigenous #rights activists.

#RightsOfNature #SafeguardTheCommons #YasuniITT

https://nacla.org/ecuador-yasuni-oil-historic-referendum


Bangladesh ‘Village of Herbs’ profits from planting rather than cutting trees #Bangladesh #environment #forest #deforestation https://news.mongabay.com/2023/07/bangladesh-village-of-herbs-profits-from-planting-rather-than-cutting-trees/


Study confirms surge in deforestation in Indigenous lands under Bolsonaro #Brazil #environment #forest #deforestation #indigenous #Bolsonaro https://news.mongabay.com/2023/07/study-confirms-surge-in-deforestation-in-indigenous-lands-under-bolsonaro/


"Indigenous peoples in Brazil are widely regarded as land protectors, and a new study of the Atlantic Forest confirms it."

“If we want to save the forest, we need the government to officially recognize that this is our land.”

#IndigenousPeoples #LandRights #ClimateAction #Biodiversity #Wildlife #Rainforest #Forest #IndigenousRights #FoodSovereignty

https://e360.yale.edu/features/brazil-atlantic-forest-indigenous-land-bees

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