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Old Treaties and New Alliances Empower Native Americans

Old Treaties and New Alliances Empower Native Americans

The Heiltsuk Nation’s sawmill in Bella Bella, on the central coast of British Columbia, in September. Bella Bella is in the Great Bear rain forest, which is bigger than Maine.
Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Davíd Romero Hernández, 51, center, trimming grass in his new avocado orchard on the edge of Apútzio de Juárez, in Mexico, in October.
Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Davíd Romero Hernández, 51, center, trimming grass in his new avocado orchard on the edge of Apútzio de Juárez, in Mexico, in October.
Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Apútzio de Juárez Journal: Avocados Imperil Monarch Butterflies’ Winter Home in Mexico

Davíd Romero Hernández, 51, center, trimming grass in his new avocado orchard on the edge of Apútzio de Juárez, in Mexico, in October.

Retro Report: The Lasting Legacy of a Fighter for the Amazon

Chico Mendes’s murder in 1988 became a turning point in Brazil’s environmental consciousness, and after it, a global movement to save the Amazon gained impetus.

The Fight to Save the Amazon

In 1988, the murder of Chico Mendes sparked a movement of environmental activists, celebrities and indigenous peoples that made saving the Brazilian rain forest an international rallying cry. But what

Retro Report: The Lasting Legacy of a Fighter for the Amazon

Chico Mendes’s murder in 1988 became a turning point in Brazil’s environmental consciousness, and after it, a global movement to save the Amazon gained impetus.
Mont Péko Journal: Ousting Squatter Farmers to Save Forest, Ivory Coast Sets Off New Crisis

Mont Péko Journal: Ousting Squatter Farmers to Save Forest, Ivory Coast Sets Off New Crisis

Workers filling sacks with cocoa beans at an agricultural cooperative in Guiglo, Ivory Coast.
Mont Péko Journal: Ousting Squatter Farmers to Save Forest, Ivory Coast Sets Off New Crisis

Mont Péko Journal: Ousting Squatter Farmers to Save Forest, Ivory Coast Sets Off New Crisis

Workers filling sacks with cocoa beans at an agricultural cooperative in Guiglo, Ivory Coast.
How Big Banks Are Putting Rain Forests in Peril

How Big Banks Are Putting Rain Forests in Peril

Young orphaned orangutans on a climbing expedition with their keeper at International Animal Rescue’s orangutan school in West Kalimantan, Indonesia.
How Big Banks Are Putting Rain Forests in Peril

How Big Banks Are Putting Rain Forests in Peril

Young orphaned orangutans on a climbing expedition with their keeper at International Animal Rescue’s orangutan school in West Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Giant Sequoia ‘Tunnel Tree’ in California Is Toppled by Storm

Giant Sequoia ‘Tunnel Tree’ in California Is Toppled by Storm

John and Lesley Ripper pose in the Pioneer Cabin tunnel tree in May 2015.
Giant Sequoia ‘Tunnel Tree’ in California Is Toppled by Storm

Giant Sequoia ‘Tunnel Tree’ in California Is Toppled by Storm

John and Lesley Ripper pose in the Pioneer Cabin tunnel tree in May 2015.
Forests Are a Treasure. But Are They Good Investments?

Forests Are a Treasure. But Are They Good Investments?

Daniel E. Crocker at the cabin on his family’s wooded property in Exeter, Maine.
Trilobites: How Far to the Next Forest? A New Way to Measure Deforestation

Trilobites: How Far to the Next Forest? A New Way to Measure Deforestation

A forest in Oregon, part of which has been clear-cut. Researchers say the average distance to the nearest forest from any point in the continental United States widened in the 1990s.
Trilobites: How Far to the Next Forest? A New Way to Measure Deforestation

Trilobites: How Far to the Next Forest? A New Way to Measure Deforestation

A forest in Oregon, part of which has been clear-cut. Researchers say the average distance to the nearest forest from any point in the continental United States widened in the 1990s.

Trilobites: In Poland’s Crooked Forest, a Mystery With No Straight Answer

Hundreds of pine trees outside of Gryfino, Poland, have a strange bend, and all point to the north. No one knows for certain why.
Lumber Tariff Adds Wrinkle to Nafta Talks With Canada

Lumber Tariff Adds Wrinkle to Nafta Talks With Canada

A barge near Squamish Mills in British Columbia. The dispute may loom large in Canada.