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2015-05-20 16:28:35

OTTAWA, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - For the 18(th) year in a row, IKEA co-workers will join Tree Canada today to plant and maintain trees and shrubs in local communities surrounding IKEA Canada's 12

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2015-05-18 13:28:52

You go, Ecuador! According a Tweet by Ecuador’s Environment Minister, Lorena Tapia, 44,883 people took part in the record-breaking dig-in which covered more than 4,942 acres.

2015-05-12 12:24:51

Representatives from US Fish & Wildlife Service, Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), World Resource Institute, Forest Legality Alliance and Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA), U.S.

2015-04-23 12:23:11

MISSOULA, Mont., April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Forest Foundation (NFF) is pleased to announce an expanded partnership with OneMain Financial.

2015-04-21 23:05:50

Middleton Place project steeped in rich and culturally diverse history Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) April 21, 2015 The Climate Trust, a mission-driven nonprofit

2015-04-21 23:01:23

Full Day of Events for Community Planned Including Planting of 5,000 Trees, Bus Tours, Live Music, Back Pack Blower Croquet; Sign-up Available Online on HantzWoodlands.com Detroit,

2015-04-16 23:00:18

The Virginia Nursery and Landscape Association (VNLA) is honoring five state leaders by planting trees in their name as part of the Journey Through Hallowed Ground Partnership's Living Legacy

2015-04-09 16:23:22

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 9, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Communities across Pennsylvania will become a little greener this spring thanks to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources'

2015-03-30 08:25:20

Largest commitment to NFF's tree-planting program kicks off with Boxed Water's "Retree Project" LOS ANGELES, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Boxed Water, an environmentally conscious


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Deforestation
2009-05-27 18:12:50

Deforestation is the act or process of removing trees from forested lands by cutting or burning. There are many reasons for deforestation. Logs are sold as a commodity and cleared lands can be used for pastures and human settlements. The damage caused by deforestation, however, can be great. If land is not somewhat reforested it can cause damage to habitats for wildlife and other plant life, affect the aridity of the region, and possibly encourage degradation into wasteland. Due to negligent...

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Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.