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Drive in Hoh Rainforest | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Drive in Hoh Rainforest | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
This photo belongs to. Donleen's photostream (5549) · Pacific Surf · Wading at Ruby Beach · Drive in Hoh Rainforest · In the frigid Hoh River · An Inuksuk someone built on the river. This photo also appears in.
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Make or break day for forest wars deal - The Australian

Make or break day for forest wars deal - The Australian | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Sources suggested modelling had shown a deal was possible if conservationists accepted no more than 525000ha of protected forest, rather than the 570000 sought, and the industry agreed to lower the...

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TREE KILLER ON THE MOVE: The Emerald Ash Borer wings its way to Bucks ... - Bucks Local News

TREE KILLER ON THE MOVE: The Emerald Ash Borer wings its way to Bucks ... - Bucks Local News | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

As part of a national survey, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Emerald Ash Borer crews began hanging more than 750 triangular purple...

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FAO's new €6m project to monitor forests in 10 African nations ...

FAO's new €6m project to monitor forests in 10 African nations ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
The project will also assist countries in preparing funding proposals for creating reliable and sustainable forest monitoring systems for each country, as part of the REDD+ initiative (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and ...
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Mangrove Forests Provide Cost-Effective Carbon Storage ...

Mangrove Forests Provide Cost-Effective Carbon Storage ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
New studies reveal that protecting mangroves, which provide some of the best carbon storage, is a cheap way to offset carbon emissions.
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Gypsy Moths Strip Trees Bare in Only A Few Burlco Towns - Philadelphia Inquirer (blog)

Gypsy Moths Strip Trees Bare in Only A Few Burlco Towns - Philadelphia Inquirer (blog) | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Philadelphia Inquirer (blog)Gypsy Moths Strip Trees Bare in Only A Few Burlco Towns. But in a couple of Burlco towns, the pest's insatiable appetites damaged acres of trees. The NJ Dept.

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Cycling Through Oregon for Trees - Huffington Post

Cycling Through Oregon for Trees - Huffington Post | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

I woke up this morning early, full of anticipation with no idea what to expect.

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Update on Forest Fire - Salineriverchronicle.com (blog)

Update on Forest Fire - Salineriverchronicle.com (blog) | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Update on Forest Fire. According to John Murphy of the Arkansas Forestry Commission, the cause of the forest fire last week south of Warren is suspected arson.

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Pressure up against illegal timber trade - The Citizen Daily

Pressure up against illegal timber trade - The Citizen Daily | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

The Citizen DailyThe 2007 report titled Forestry, Governance and National Development: Lessons from a logging boom in southern Tanzania made 19 recommendations meant to help curtail the trade in illegal...

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In the Rainforest - Stabroek News

In the Rainforest - Stabroek News | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Rain forests are rich in biodiversity and are home to many different plants and animals as well as indigenous communities.

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Wildfire - Oregon Dept of Forestry: Red Flag Warning for central ...

Wildfire - Oregon Dept of Forestry: Red Flag Warning for central ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
These statistics are for the 16 million acres of forestland protected by the Oregon Department of Forestry. Fires by cause: January 1 - Aug 3, 2012. Lightning-caused fires: 74 fires burned 1310 acres.
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Forestry Management» Blog Archive » Balancing forest ...

Forestry Management» Blog Archive » Balancing forest ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
To find more, click the link-www.viewchange.org ( Second Part) This video tells a story how the members of the local community and forestry officials helped to establish the different facets of a sustainable forest-based ...
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28 counties invaded by tree-killing beetle - GoErie.com

Crews from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture are surveying trees this month to determine the possible spread of the beetle.

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Governance Focus: U.S. Forests Continue to Create Jobs and Boost ...

Governance Focus: U.S. Forests Continue to Create Jobs and Boost ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
Nearly 166 million visitors to forest lands in 2011, supporting over 200000 jobs; U.S. Forest Service announces additional $4 million for renewable wood energy projects and opening of a cutting-edge research center that will ...
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Ghana, Nigeria, and Kenya – the rainforest at Kakum national park ...

Ghana, Nigeria, and Kenya – the rainforest at Kakum national park ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
Today was an excursion to the Kakum National Rainforest. The rainforest covers an area of about 350 square meters. I hoped on a bus from the Coconut Grove hotel that took about an hour to get to the rainforest.
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How trees and technology can create carbon negative power ...

How trees and technology can create carbon negative power ... | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
Combing carbon capture and storage with biomass burning power plants can get the most out of an expensive technology, according to a new report.
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Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest down 23 pct - IHB

Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon rainforest fell 23 percent in the 12 months ending in July 2012 from the previous year, the Brazilian government announced...

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Portland's trees, heritage and street, add value - OregonLive.com

Portland's trees, heritage and street, add value - OregonLive.com | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Today more than 100 cyclists from across the country continue their 585-mile, weeklong cycling tour across Oregon as part of Tour des Trees fund-raising for research on how...

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Researcher sees how forests thrive after fires and volcanoes - Phys.Org

Researcher sees how forests thrive after fires and volcanoes - Phys.Org | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Forest disturbances can be natural events, says Swanson, but they can also be the product of carefully designed forest harvests.

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Firefighters dispatched to Willamette National Forest blaze - Albany Democrat Herald

Firefighters dispatched to Willamette National Forest blaze - Albany Democrat Herald | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Fire personnel from the Willamette National Forest, Umpqua National Forest, Bureau of Land Management and the Oregon Department of Forestry are working together to...

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Forest sell-off panel cost £700000 to run - BBC News

Forest sell-off panel cost £700000 to run - BBC News | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

The panel, set up in 2011, concluded in its final report that forests should be held in a trust and not sold off. It was set up after a ministerial U-turn on plans to sell off woodlands.

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Soybeans and forests in Brazil's Arc of Deforestation: A temporary truce? - Forests Blog, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)

Soybeans and forests in Brazil's Arc of Deforestation: A temporary truce?
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Introductory course for forestry students in August - blog*spot

Hi there, This year the Introductory course "Forestry in NE Europe with Special Reference to Sustainability" will be held from 13th to 24th of August in University of Eastern Finland, in Joensuu. This course is part of Forestry and ...
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Cleanup of downed trees can be expensive, so make sure you're covered - Washington Post

Cleanup of downed trees can be expensive, so make sure you're covered - Washington Post | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it

Trees are serious business. Often the planting, maintenance or removal of trees are the cause of serious neighborhood disputes and unfortunately lawsuits.

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Indonesia's forests: a year into the moratorium | East Asia Forum

Indonesia's forests: a year into the moratorium | East Asia Forum | Forests Unlimited | Scoop.it
Author: Fitrian Ardiansyah, ANU On 20 May 2011, Indonesia issued a two-year moratorium on new permits for primary forest and peat land clearing. The.
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