Tree cover restoration provides an opportunity to combine climate change mitigation with the pursuit of other sustainable development goals. Unfortunately, most […]
Farmers in the tropics can harness the cooling benefits of tree cover by incorporating trees within their pasturelands.
A new study finds that fire management on Africa’s savannas can generate enough carbon revenue to help fill the funding gap for protected areas.
Deforestation reduced safe work hours for more than 4.9 million people across the tropics.
New science estimates that heat increases caused by deforestation are killing more than 100 people per year in Berau, Indonesia.
How do companies translate zero-deforestation commitments into action?
New research from Indonesia calculates the carbon cost of converting peat swamps to oil palm plantations: 640 metric tons of CO2 per hectare.
Getting rid of the rats on Palmyra was only the beginning.
New research shows that the associated heat exposure is harming the cognitive performance of rural subsistence workers.
One of the most powerful ways trees can help mitigate global climate change may also be one of the most overlooked: letting nature takes its course.
New science shows that remnant forests with the greatest tree-species richness also store the most carbon, creating a potential win-win for protecting biodiversity and reducing global carbon emissions.
New research identifies tropical countries where targeted investment can have the greatest impact on reducing global emissions in the short term.