We understand Just how Woodlands Altered this Month, Thanks to New Satellite Alerts

Plantations International News Sunrise over Cordillera National Park, Peru. Resource: Toni Fish (Flickr).By Mikaela Weisse and Octavia Payne. Initially published at Global Forest Watch.It's a cozy August day in the immaculate forest of Cordillera Azul National Park, located in Central Peru's Amazon Rainforest. Cordillera Azul, house toeven more than 1,800 species of plants and even animals, is one of the most naturally varied locations in the globe-- and even among the most jeopardized. On today, new spots of forest-clearing appear on the eastern side of the park's bordering buffer area-- some lawful, some not-- and also for the following 6 months, [...]

The actual misfortune of the commons: Privatizing just what was once a shared source

Plantations International Information A Lubuk Beringin farmer, Rosminah, spreads natural fertilizer to her rubber seedling on her ranch in Jambi province, Indonesia. Image by Tri Saputro/ CIFOR.By Mia Indicators. Originallyreleased at WLE'S Thrive. Lots of people working in lasting development recognize with the'catastrophe of the commons'referring to when a team of people, all acting individually and in their own self-involvement, diminish typical resources to the hinderance of a bigger group. When it comes to land, this means much more exhausted and also weakened landscapes.But what if an individual told you that the genuine tragedyof the commons "has been the idea that [...]