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WORLD TREE NEWS

Climate care

Seljalandfoss waterfall in Iceland. © RomanSlavik/shutterstock.com
Pope Francis is calling for radical transformation of politics, economics, and individual mindsets and lifestyles to truly begin caring for the Earth.
Idle No More protesters marching in Victoria, BC, December 21, 2012. © r.a. paterson/Creative Commons License
In November 2012, Canada's First Nations started a new incentive to raise their voices together. A new era of resourceful and peaceful protests has begun.
forest fire. @ Peter J. Wilson/shutterstock.com
The global trend for higher temperatures and changing rain patterns is a growing cause for wildfires, but forest mismanagement is a huge factor too.
Martin Litton in his Cessna (2006). © Ricardo Dearatanha/Los Angeles Times
At the age of 95 Martin Litton (with his vintage Cessna 195) is still the guarding eye and voice for the Giant Sequoia National Monument Park in California.
forest evaporation in Thailand. © Abdulroheem Lungleengo/shutterstock.com
Pressure on the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) mounts to stop intentionally excluding tree canopy effects on measurements and climate modelling.
Forest Hero Shigeatsu Hatakeyama. © Ryo Murakami/UNU
The positive influence forests have on ocean ecology and biodiversity was put to good use by a Japanese oyster farmer who received a UN Forest Heroes Award.