Posted by: Bob Payne | April 6, 2011

The Great Bear Rainforest – A ‘Greenprint’ ten years in the making

The United Nations declared 2011 as the International Year of Forests. While a celebratory moment, it also sheds a much needed spotlight on the significant deforestation that continues around the world. Our campaigns in Indonesia, the Amazon and the Congo are running full tilt to try and slow down the pace to zero deforestation, not only for the sake of all species that rely on these precious forests but also for the sake of a warming planet which needs standing old-growth forests to retain as much carbon as possible.

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