Forests - Rainforest Action Network
RAN fights against the biggest global drivers of deforestation—from the palm oil trade to the publishing industry; from high fashion labels to the biggest banks in the world.
Pope Francis Calls Destruction of Nature a Modern Sin
Pope Francis called for more respect for nature in an address at the University of Molise, an agricultural region in southern Italy.Francis said the destruction of South America's rain forests and other forms of environmental exploitation is a sin of modern times. The Earth should be allowed to give...
Truth and Consequences: Palm Oil Plantations Push Unique Orangutan Population to Brink of Extinction
Photos from Rainforest Action Network's recent report which exposes the devastating effects of palm oil plantations on Sumatra's Tripa forest and all its inhabitants. Learn more: ran.org/tripa-expose The story of land cover change in Tripa is one of deforestation to make way for agribusiness expansion. Graphic Credit: Wich et al. 2011
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