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04.03.2016 15:26 Environment
Conservation group Greenpeace warned that the environmental impact of the Fukushima nuclear crisis five years ago on nearby forests is just beginning to be seen.
02.10.2015 15:53 Disasters
The forest fires blanketing Southeast Asia in choking haze are on track to become among the worst on record, NASA has warned.
28.08.2014 19:48 Environment
Unused land around Astana will serve as the tree planting grounds.
21.03.2014 13:10 Environment
A forest fire was raging atop a Philippine mountain, threatening endangered plants and animals in an area also considered by some local sects as a holy place.
01.12.2013 16:14 Unrest
With a grimace on his sun-bronzed face, Borneo tribal chieftain Lenjau Tusau glares down a dirt road that vanishes into a rainforest mist, on alert for what he views as a mortal enemy.
20.10.2013 19:29 People
In a desolate area of central Indonesia where lush rainforest once stood, illegal miners on the frontline of a modern-day gold rush tear up the earth in the hunt for the precious metal.
03.09.2013 18:35 Environment
Some of the tiniest frogs on Earth have no middle ears or eardrums but can hear by using their mouths.
23.08.2013 18:22 Disasters
Firefighters on Thursday tamed a wildfire that ravaged 480 hectares (1,180 acres) of land and drove 200 people from their homes on the Spanish holiday island of Majorca.
21.08.2013 12:40 Environment
Deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon is on the rise sharply, sparking alarm over the future of the world's biggest rainforest.
19.07.2013 16:10 Environment
Deforestation has soared in the Brazilian Amazon since a new forestry code was passed last year at the urging of the agribusiness lobby.
12.07.2013 17:39 Environment
It was a brutal end to a long-term problem. Faced with the dilemma of trying to save a protected forest, which had become home to thousands of people, the Ivory Coast government turned to force.
13.06.2013 18:02 Disasters
Forest fires raged Wednesday across the western US state of Colorado, destroying dozens of houses and forcing the evacuation of thousands of residents.
15.05.2013 16:22 Environment
Indonesia has extended a logging ban aimed at protecting rainforest despite fierce industry pressure.
19.04.2013 12:39 Environment
The Indonesian government has said it aims to approve within a month a plan that would free up vast swathes of protected virgin rainforest on Sumatra island for commercial exploitation.
08.02.2013 14:32 Environment
Australia Friday rejected a bid for blanket heritage listing of Tasmania's Tarkine rainforest, angering environmentalists who said it would allow mining and could threaten the Tasmanian devil.
19.11.2012 17:56 Crime
Kazakhstan Interior Minister announced details of the mass murder in Ile-Alatau national park near Almaty.
02.11.2012 13:30 Environment
On a trek across this Atlantic rainforest reserve in southern Brazil, biologist Michel Garey recalled how on his birthday in 2007 he chanced upon what turned out to be a new species of tiny, three-fingered frogs.
24.09.2012 18:28 Emergencies
Kazakhstan’s Agriculture Ministry has calculated the damage caused by fires in 9 months of 2012.
12.09.2012 14:51 Strange News
A lone pine tree that stood as a symbol of hope in Japan, after surviving the huge tsunami that swept away a forest of 70,000, was being cut down Wednesday in a bid to preserve it.
24.08.2012 15:48 Emergencies
Kazakhstan Minister of Agriculture Assylzhan Mamytbekov does not link the fire in Ile-Alatau National Park with the fallen trees left after last year’s hurricane.