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THE MEANING OF TREES

WORLD TREE NEWS

flooded lowlands in Cumbria. © JoJoH/shutterstock.com
Subsidized mass clearance of trees and shrubs plus the spreading of maize monocultures, the worst crop for soil erosion, guarantee severe floods downstream.
bumble bee on tree flower. © lava777/fotolia.com
A team at Bristol University found that the flower visits of bees are guided by their ability to detect and ‘read’ the electric fields around the blossoms.
light and shade projections on an old yew tree, Newlands Corner, Surrey, England. © Fred Hageneder
When a massive paedophile ring was uncovered in British media business, the police (MET) did not find a more inappropriate name than 'Operation Yewtree’.
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.
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.