Latest Reforestation Stories

2011-02-03 07:16:48

A top expert with the United Nations said Wednesday that forests around the world could start expanding again within a few years.

2011-01-21 00:00:51

4OVER4.COM, one of the first online printing companies, and a leading green printing firm, has announced GREENTEAM, a fund raising program for non-profit organizations focused on the environment, conservation and sustainability.

2010-12-29 00:01:20

4OVER4.COM, one of the first online printing companies in the United States, and a leading Green Printing firm, has inaugurated a new Charitable Partnership program called GREENTEAM, to promote the activities of environmental charities, and is calling on the participation of all charitable and non-profit organizations focused on the Environment, Conservation and Sustainability.

2010-12-21 00:01:51

In the wake of threatening environmental realities like deforestation and global warming, 4OVER4.COM, one of the first ever online printing companies, has recently announced its plan to plant 100,000 trees through an initiative that encourages the use of web based social networking to help save the Earth’s forests “One Tree at a Time”.

2010-12-08 17:41:00

HONOLULU, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Legacy Hardwoods (HLH) recently translated their web site to Korean in order to better serve their South Korean clients. Although 65% of South Korea's land is forested, the country is still one of the top importers of forestry products in the world.

2010-12-01 11:18:31

A 13-year study has been key to understanding how and why an orchid species (Cypripedium calceolus), which is endangered in some countries in Europe, is surviving and recovering in the Pyrenees.

2010-11-24 09:41:55

A study released today amid debate over how to reduce the loss and degradation of the world’s most vulnerable forests suggests that negotiators at the upcoming UN climate change conference in Cancun should look to Mexico’s forest communities for a solution.

2010-11-23 14:45:00

In many developing countries, forest restoration at home has led to deforestation abroad.

2010-11-19 00:00:43

New Energy Works Timberframers was honored last night in a special reception hosted by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) in conjunction with the USGBC GreenBuild Conference in Chicago for winning first place in the 6th Annual Design & Build with FSC Award. Portland, OR (Vocus/PRWEB) November 18, 2010 New Energy Works Timberframers was honored last night in a special reception hosted by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) in conjunction with the USGBC GreenBuild Conference in Chicago...

2010-11-18 07:40:00

STEENBERGEN, The Netherlands, November 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Groasis Waterboxx, winner of Popular Science Magazine's "Best of What's New" 2010 swept all 11 categories for the best invention, leaving behind other fantastic inventions, such as the Apple iPad, Porsche 918 Spyder Green Supercar, Panasonic Viera TV, Intel Wireless display and 117 others for the Grand Prize. Pieter Hoff, inventor of the Groasis Waterboxx, is happy with his innovation, as it is pivotal to the success of his...

Latest Reforestation Reference Libraries

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
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  • 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'.