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Illegal Loggers Cook The Books To Harvest Amazons Most Valuable Tree

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BRAZIL - Brazils Ipe tree is one of the most valuable tree species in the world, and a chief target for illicit deforestation, with primary export markets for its illegally harvested timber especially found in the U.S. and Europe. ...

Scientists Tackling Conservation Problems Turn To Artificial Intelligence

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New technologies are generating far more information than ever before to help scientists assess and predict the health and behavior of species and ecosystems, as well as the threats they face. ...

Lessons For Developing Countries In Expansion Of Madagascars Protected Area Network

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MADAGASCAR - Developing countries worldwide are expanding their protected area networks, and a recent paper that examines how Madagascar greatly expanded its own protected area system over the past decade and a half may have valuable lessons for how they should p ...

Paradise Lost: Why The Road To Indias Cleanest Village Is Lined With Garbage

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INDIA - Paradise lost: Why the road to India?s cleanest village is lined with garbage. ...

The destruction of nature in S. Sumatra has given rise to a criminal generation

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INDONESIA - While many have been surprised to read recent media reports of ATM break-ins and other criminal activity by villagers from Tulungselapan in Ogan Komiring Ilir district, South Sumatra province, it is not just theft and vandalism that is a problem. The ...

Greenpeace Disowns Paper Giant Over Deforestation Allegations

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INDONESIA - Recent findings of deforestation by two companies with ties to the Sinar Mas Group and its pulp and paper arm, Asia Pulp & Paper (APP), have led Greenpeace to end its engagement with the Indonesian conglomerate. ...

Attack Of The Turtles: Ruralists Assault Environmental Laws, Amazon

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BRAZIL - The jabuti (the red-footed tortoise or Chelonoidis carbonarius) is an animal that appears in surprising places, according to rural Brazilians, who say you can even find it stranded in a treetop, carried there by floodwaters. It is for this reason tha ...

Climate Change Could Be Intensifying Dust Storms In India, Experts Say

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INDIA - India could witness an increase in the severity and frequency of dust storms and thunderstorms due to rising global temperatures, experts say. ...

Latam Eco Review: Colombias Last Nomadic Tribe Faces Extinction

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COLOMBIA - Below are summaries of the most popular stories by our Spanish language service, Mongabay Latam, from the week of April 30 ? May 6. Among the top articles: more than 20 families of the last nomadic indigenous peoples of Colombia face a serious food c ...

A Forgotten People: Traditional Amazon Hamlet Fights For Its Territory

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BRAZIL - What?s going to drive you off this land is hunger, an official from ICMBio, the Chico Mendes Institute of Biodiversity Conservation, cautioned fishing families and settlers living along the mid-reaches of the Xingu River in the state of Par? in the B ...

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