Category: Biodiversity

Plants and animals

orangutan conservation

Natural Solutions To Climate Change Denying the contributions of air pollution to climate change is like trying to defy gravity. If you disagree, just see what happens when you put a running car in the garage and close the door. It will kill you. Our atmosphere also is a confined space and we are pumping […]

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orangutan conservation

Climate Change, Poverty and Habitat The Internet is changing life as we know it. An international marketing agency is tapping the positive side of that dynamic to launch the “Web Of Life” campaign to help reforest the planet. Crossbow Communications is raising money for Sacred Seedlings, an international reforestation and forest conservation program. “Our partners in Tanzania […]

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Sumatra Indonesia

China Driving Wildlife Crisis The recent seizure of 645 illegally obtained and trafficked wolf pelts from Greece at Beijing’s Capital International Airport is a commendable act by the China’s General Administration of Customs. Together with other recent seizures of elephant tusks and rhino horns in Hong Kong, the Chinese government has shown the world its […]

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Tiger Habitat Vanishing Under attack for not cracking down on the use of tiger body parts in traditional medicine, China has finalized two separate agreements with India and Russia to step up protection of tigers and other endangered species, the state-media reported Tuesday. China reached an agreement with India at a meeting in Kunming city […]

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global warming and climate change

Palm Oil Destroying Biodiversity Palm oil plantations could be accelerating the effects of climate change, new research shows, adding further credibility to claims the crop is not environmentally sustainable and eliminates biodiversity, which is pushing many species toward extinction. An international team of scientists examined how the deforestation of peat swamps in Malaysia to make way […]

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global warming and climate change

Climate Change Solutions The future isn’t what it used to be. That’s why Crossbow Communications is digging in to defend endangered species and an endangered planet. The lives of future generations are counting on more sustainable practices and policies. Chandler has spent most of his career defending the underdogs of the world–from abandoned kids to […]

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Sumatra Indonesia

Saving Animals, Endangered Species Like thousands of other people, I’m very concerned about the plight of animals on our beautiful, but vanishing planet. Animals around the world are under siege like never before. In many cases, the problems are escalating due to the anemic global economy. Rhinos, tigers, orangutans and many other species are critically […]

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Tropical Timber and Forest Conservation The relationship between economic development and environmental degradation became a high-profile issue in 1972, at the United Nations (UN) Conference on the Human Environment in Stockholm. After contentious accusations and debates, the governing body proceeded to establish the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to promote environmental protection. In 1983, the […]

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