Find out the latest in forestry news in this week’s Forest Digest!
Delegates at Climate Talks Focus on Saving the World’s Forests — New York Times
As the 21st Conference of the Parties to the U.N. climate convention (COP 21) comes to a close today in Paris, learn about the emphasis placed on forests during the talks this past week.
- Can predators save our forests? — CNN
How a new conservation experiment may help natural forest regeneration through rewilding predators into them.
- Artist Plants ‘Virtual Forests’ On Eiffel Tower To Encourage Reforestation — Huffington Post
With all eyes on Paris for the climate talks, one conservation project, titled One Heart One Tree, sought to gain attention and awareness for reforestation in a clever way.
- Corruption, poverty hinder fight to save Africa’s forests — Reuters
Illegal logging, and other illicit practices, are causing forestry ministries in Africa substantial trouble when it comes to protecting their forests.