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Indonesia Focusing on Forest Protection in the Lead-Up to Paris

Indonesia's national moratorium protecting some of its forests shows the country is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, but Dr. Anthony Horton says there's room for more improvement. The post Indonesia Focusing on Forest Protection in the Lead-Up to Paris appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Forest Service says no revision needed to Rosemont Copper FEIS

Coronado National Forest Acting Forest Supervisor Jamie Kingsbury issued a determination opn Friday that the Rosemont copper mine Supplemental Information Report "did not result in major changes to any of the impacts disclosed in the...Show More Summary

At Charlton Flats, in Angeles National Forest, spectacular views

Just 35 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles, this Charlton Flats walk features spectacular mountain views and is a great introduction to the many Angeles National Forest hiking trails along the Angeles Crest Highway. Before you go, pick up an Adventure Pass at a sporting goods store.

The Six Craziest Arguments Politicians Are Making Against Protecting National Parks And Wildlife

No, state control of national forests won't prevent terrorism. The post The Six Craziest Arguments Politicians Are Making Against Protecting National Parks And Wildlife appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Nigerian military says destroys 10 Boko Haram camps

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigeria's armed forces destroyed 10 Boko Haram camps on Sunday in the remote Sambisa forest, the Islamist militant group's final hideout in the northeast of Africa's most populous nation, the military said.

Chupacabra Island

The fabled chupacabra, which many believe lives in Puerto Rico's El Yunque National Forest, is linked to various UFO sightings and a secret US government research facility in the area.

2 Canadian Teens Rescued From Forest

Two men who got lost¹ in the woods² in Ontario, Canada, have been rescued after placing a distressed call to 911³. A K-9 unit found them, and they were checked out at a local hospital and released, reports the National Post and Global News. Some footnotes: They didn't so much...

What role do indigenous people and forests have in a sustainable future?

A canal in an Indonesian community assisted by REDD+ to stem deforestation. Photo: UN Photo/Mark Garten By Erna Solberg In April 2015, over a quarter of a million people flocked to the National Mall in Washington for the Global Citizen Earth Day concert. Show More Summary

Kisatchie National Forest 2015 Uncirculated Five Ounce Silver Coin

PHILADELPHIA •P• The United States Mint is proud to offer the 2015 America the Beautiful Five-Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin honoring Louisiana’s Kisatchie National Forest. Three inches in diameter and made of.999 fine silver, it can be part of your collection today! Buy It Now Image/Copy:  U.S. Mint

Matterport 3-D home of the week

This six-bedroom estate features the most majestic views in the Vail Valley, and it's an architectural masterpiece. Located next to the national forest and in the exclusive gated community of Mountain Star, this home will inspire and enlighten....

Pro-life vid of the day: Obama’s latest baby gaffe

by Hans Johnson Like a tree falling in a far-off forest, President Barack Obama committed another little-noticed and hypocritical political gaffe on the Life issue on National Equal Pay Day (ironic on its own given the White House’s record). Show More Summary

Sri Lanka first nation to promise full protection of mangroves

A $3.4 million project will give local women loans and training in exchange for replanting and conserving mangrove forests

An Invasion of Ents? No, Just the Biggest Living Things on the Planet

Giant Ent toes. Or Imperial Walkers. Run for your lives! There are things in Yosemite National Park other than Yosemite Valley. One of the gems (out of a great many) is the Mariposa Grove, a forest of about 500 gigantic Sequoia Trees near the south entrance of the park. Show More Summary

Research aims to restore riparian corridors and an iconic tree

Beginning on May 11, Forest Service scientists will plant different combinations of tree and shrub species in four riparian areas on the Finger Lakes National Forest in New York and monitor the success of these different treatments for improving carbon and nitrogen ratios in the soil as well as plant, insect and wildlife biodiversity. Show More Summary

Riparian corridors and an iconic tree

Research by the U.S. Forest Service at the Finger Lakes National Forest (FLNF) is exploring whether native trees can restore a degraded stream corridor and whether degraded stream corridors can help one of those native trees -- the American...Show More Summary

2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set

  MULTI •D•P•S• The 2015 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ – Kisatchie National Forest features one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Philadelphia, one uncirculated quarter from the United States Mint at Denver and one proof quarter from the United States Mint at San Francisco. This set – featuring […]

Dangerous and Radical: Republican Senators Vote to Sell off America's National Forests

It's part of a larger organized movement to sell off and limit access to America's public lands. It sounds like it's too crazy to be true: a mass sell-off of publicly owned federal lands? During the U.S. Senate's recent marathon debate over the 2016 fiscal year federal budget, legislators voted on dozens of symbolic, non-binding amendments. Show More Summary

Watch a Lake Drain Through a Lava Tube

2 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Inside Willamette National Forest in the heart of Oregon is a body of water known as Lost Lake. For a large part of the year, Lost Lake is a fairly unremarkable, shallow, 50-acre pool that serves as a popular fishing hole and hunting area. Show More Summary

You’ll be floating on air in this home in Northwest D.C.

Architect Travis Price designed his home in Forest Hills not to be in Rock Creek Park but to be of it. Price, whose latest project is shipping container condos, was inspired by the leafy trees and craggy rocks of the national park that abuts the dwelling.Read full article >>

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