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In other news: Environmental stories from around the web October 18 2019

In other news: Environmental stories from around the web October 18

Mongabay

Tropical forests Research links deforestation in the Amazon to higher rates of malaria (Inverse, Sky Statement, Medical Daily) … … While another

10/18/2019
Pope Affirms Catholic Church’s Duty to Indigenous Amazonians Hurt by Climate Change

Pope Affirms Catholic Church’s Duty to Indigenous Amazonians Hurt by

EcoWatch

By Vincent J. Miller The Catholic Church "hears the cry" of the Amazon and its peoples. That's the message Pope Francis hopes to send at the

10/18/2019

Cocaine traffickers fuel climate change

Eco Business

An ever-expanding US market for cocaine is leading to drug traffickers destroying swathes of tropical forest to create new transport routes.

10/18/2019
New Law Hands Over Protected Forests in Ivory Coast to Chocolate Industry

New Law Hands Over Protected Forests in Ivory Coast to Chocolate

EcoWatch

Ivory Coast's rainforests have been decimated by cocoa production and what is left is put in peril by a new law that will remove legal

10/17/2019
Peru: Gold mine operating without license destroys primary forest in protected area

Peru: Gold mine operating without license destroys primary forest in

Mongabay

When inspectors from Peru’s Technical Administration for Forestry and Wildlife (ATFFS) in Puerto Inca Province received a complaint about the

10/17/2019
Reforesting a village in Indonesia one batch of gourmet beans at a time

Reforesting a village in Indonesia one batch of gourmet beans at a

Mongabay

CIBULAO, Indonesia — A light drizzle falls outside Kiryono’s home as he peers at the thermostat on a coffee roaster. The

10/17/2019
Elevated bamboo housing protects an Indian community from floods

Elevated bamboo housing protects an Indian community from floods

Inhabitat

After the catastrophic 2017 Northeast India floods ravaged the state of Assam, the nonprofit SEEDS (Sustainable Environment and Ecological

10/17/2019

Comment on "The global tree restoration potential"

Science Magazine

Bastin et al.’s estimate (Reports, 5 July 2019, p. 76) that tree planting for climate change mitigation could sequester 205 gigatonnes of

10/17/2019

In a Small Amazonian Community Agroforestry Takes Off

World Resource Institute

In a Small Amazonian Community, Agroforestry Takes Off Comments|Add Comment|Print The home of Marliane das Chagas Soares, in the interior

10/17/2019

HP is Paying $11 million to Protect a New York City-size Amount of

3BL Media

The company will support conservation efforts in Brazil and China, to help offset the paper that goes into the company’s printers. SOURCE: HP,

10/17/2019

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In other news: Environmental stories from around the web October 18 2019

Forests

In other news: Environmental stories from around the web October 18 2019

Pope Affirms Catholic Church’s Duty to Indigenous Amazonians Hurt by

Forests

Pope Affirms Catholic Church’s Duty to Indigenous Amazonians Hurt by

New Law Hands Over Protected Forests in Ivory Coast to Chocolate Industry

Forests

New Law Hands Over Protected Forests in Ivory Coast to Chocolate Industry

Reforesting a village in Indonesia one batch of gourmet beans at a time

Forests

Reforesting a village in Indonesia one batch of gourmet beans at a time

Peru: Gold mine operating without license destroys primary forest in

Forests

Peru: Gold mine operating without license destroys primary forest in

Elevated bamboo housing protects an Indian community from floods

Forests

Elevated bamboo housing protects an Indian community from floods