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Climate care

UKYCC demo with banner How old-will you be in 2050? @ UKYCC

The Youth Climate Coalition was founded to challenge the roots of social and climate injustice, for a future where we enjoy and protect a healthy planet.

feeding beaver couple. © P Harstela/shutterstock.com

Four beaver families have been transferred from Norway to Argyll. The scientific trial respects the beaver as an important key species in landscape ecology.

veils of rain over forest landscape. © Dudarev Mikhail/fotolia.com

New discoveries show that tree vapours cool the planet, and that protecting old-growth forests would be one of the best ways to counteract global heating.

World Tree symbolism on the backside of the French 1-Euro coin

Global deforestation costs far more than the current banking crisis (2008). Yet another sobering calculation exposing the lack of political will.

conifer forest in the Altai Mountains. © Seth Judd

An international project started in 2005 to raise awareness for the Russian Taiga, including community-based harvesting of sustainable forest products.

collage: birch trunk with green power point. © kav777/fotolia.com

Advances in biotechnology suggest gaining electricity from trees. Such small dispersed systems could be build by everyone and support decentralisation.