Drones: A Case for Conservation

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Conservation Drone

It wasn’t until recently that drones really entered my radar.  In the past, I simply associated them with combat missions and delivery services.

Small Businesses Making a Big Impact - Grassroots Campaign

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Join the Reforestation Movement

Are you ready to join the One Tree Planted Reforestation Movement?

Forest Monitoring Has Reached a New Level in Brazil

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The 2016 Summer Olympics have come and gone.  While the metal count and winning teams will be talked about for weeks to come, an important message on the environment will hopefully continue to be heard across the globe well into the future.


Scientists Celebrate 100 Years of National Park Service

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National Park Service Centennial

A centennial is definitely something worth commemorating.  On August 25th, 2016, the United States National Park Services did just that.  They invited citizens to celebrate with them this important milestone by hosting events and offering free admission over the weekend.

How Setting Goals Can Lead to Sustainable Success

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Sustainable Development Goals

 

A couple of months ago I asked an important question in a blog post.  Are You Interested in Learning More About Sustainability?  Time has passed, but the question remains, and I urge you to ask yourselves again.

Collaboration and Good Governance are Important in Reducing Deforestation

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Collaboration

The list is growing on different ways in which humans can help slow climate change.  Many efforts will be made by individuals; however there are some things that can only be addressed collectively. 


An Introduction to the Paris Agreement

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Paris Agreement
Though it’s felt differently across the planet, climate change is happening everywhere, and it needs to be dealt with globally.

New Fire Risk Tool Can Help Prevent Deforestation in Indonesia

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Forest Fire Tool Indonesia

Forest fires are both naturally occurring, and human-caused.  Indonesia - a country about one fifth the size of the United States located in Southeast Asia – sees its fair share of fires on an annual basis. The impact is large, and it can be felt across the globe.

Can the Boreal Forest Play an Even Bigger Role with a Changing Climate?

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Boreal Forest

Climate change is being felt in many different ways.  Drought, is undeniably one of them.  The temperature on Earth is rising, and rain that is heavily depended upon, is scarce.


Why It's Important To Manage Forests For Long Term Growth

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Managing Forests For Long Term Growth

Forests are vital to the Earth’s ecosystem.  Home to a wide variety of plant and animal species, the sustainable management of these lands is an important solution when it comes to acting on climate change.

Cool Facts About the Amazon Rainforest

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Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest is possibly one of the most fascinating places on Earth. If you've seen images or footage of the area, it's easy to captivated by its size and unique ecosystem.

How to Reduce your Wedding's Impact on the Environment

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Eco-friendly Wedding

If you’re setting forth to say “I do” any time soon, you most likely have done a little bit of research about weddings.