Article: Illegal Logging in Central and South America Part 2


The link below is to the second part in a series of articles that looks at illegal logging in Central and South America.

For more visit:
http://insights.wri.org/news/2012/09/inside-look-latin-americas-illegal-logging-%E2%80%93-part-two

Article: Illegal Logging in Central and South America Part 1


The link below is to an article that looks at illegal logging in Central and South America. Part 2 will follow.

For more visit:
http://insights.wri.org/news/2012/09/inside-look-latin-americas-illegal-logging-%E2%80%93-part-one

Nepal: Unmanned Drones to Patrol Poaching


The link below is to an article reporting on Nepal’s plan to use unmanned aircraft to control poaching.

For more visit:
http://www.timeslive.co.za/scitech/2012/09/12/nepal-to-use-unmanned-aircraft-to-control-wildlife-poaching

Article: Canada – Tragic Loss of an Ancient Cedar Tree


The following link is to an article that looks at how tree poachers have stolen an 800 year old Cedar from a Canadian forest.

For more visit:
http://grist.org/list/tree-poachers-steal-800-year-old-red-cedar/

Send a Message to Brazil


Sign the Online Petition Against Deforestation and Illegal Logging

The link below is to an article reporting on the threat of deforestation and illegal logging to the Amazon in Brazil. There is also a link to an online petition urging the Brazilian president to take action. I’ve signed it – will you?

For more visit:
http://www.wwf.org.uk/news_feed.cfm?uNewsID=5952

Brazil: Illegal Logging in the Amazon


The link below is to an article reporting on illegal logging in the Amazon in Brazil.

For more, visit:
http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/news/Blogs/makingwaves/illegal-logging-exposed-in-the-amazon/blog/39820/

Australia: Pressure to Ban Illegally Logged Timber


The following is an article reporting on the illegal logging of timber and the need for Australia to ban illegally logged timber. This is something we should do ASAP.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0209-hance_australia_illegallogging.html