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WORLD TREE NEWS

Good news for trees and humans

spirit bear in its home habitat. © jon rawlinson/creative commons
The Great Bear Rainforest, one of the world’s largest remaining tracts of unspoiled temperate rainforest, has finally found legal protection and park status.
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.
portrait of a mountain gorilla, Virunga National Park. © Karel Bartik/shutterstock.com
The uniquely beautiful Virunga National Park famous for it mountain gorillas and its continuing struggle with poaching, civil war, and multinational Big Oil.
logos of the Church in Wales and the AYG in front of the ancient yew tree at Llansoy. Photo © Peter Norton
There is no legal protection for the ancient yew trees of Britain. With the help of the AYG, the Church in Wales is pioneering a change for the better.
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.
Guarani child labour on the sugar cane fields. © Survival International
For the indigenous Guarani tribe, land is the origin of all life. But they and their land suffer violent and murderous invasions by the biofuel industry.