Posts Tagged: deforestation

Tropical forest, © Jonathan Elliz

Tropical Trees Get a Respite at CITES »

Logging of rosewood trees around the world has led to devastating losses of wildlife habitat and human lives. This year, our team at CITES helped establish better international protections for these trees, a great step toward stopping the vicious cycle.

Going Meatless for Mammals »

Not to be outdone by our other video submission, this Red Hot and Green features a submission by yours truly! My friend John and I are going meatless for marmots and manatees! They may be two very different animals, but these mammals have one thing in common: their survival is being threatened by climate change.