Category Archives: Deforestation

Palm Oil Promoting Wildlife Extinction

Palm Oil Destroying Biodiversity Palm oil plantations supplies to vegetable oil and biofuels 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 … Continue reading

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Orangutan Dies Of Burns, Trauma Inflicted On Palm Plantation

Orangutans On Borneo, Sumatra Losing Habitat To Palm Oil Plantations Indonesian villagers trying to smoke an orangutan out of a fruit tree where he was sheltering accidentally set him on fire. The distressed animal had been hiding in the leaves … Continue reading

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Public Relations Company Standing Up For Wildlife

Endangered Species, Wildlife Under Siege The war on wildlife has been a lopsided battle. To help turn the tables, Crossbow Communications is going to work for mother nature. Crossbow is an award-winning and record-setting public affairs and public relations consulting … Continue reading

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Global Forestry Conference Averts Trade War

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 … Continue reading

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