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Complex Supply Chains Are Still a Major Barrier to Ending Deforestation

  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • data
  • agriculture
  • forest products
  • corporate sustainability
  • commodities
Plantation worker watching as a truck unloads freshly harvested oil palm branches.
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • data
  • agriculture
  • forest products
  • corporate sustainability
  • commodities
Outcomes

Research, Technology and Policy Combine to Protect Madagascar’s Forests

  • Top Outcome: 2023
  • Forests
  • conservation
  • deforestation
Group conducting forest research in Madagascar.
  • Top Outcome: 2023
  • Forests
  • conservation
  • deforestation
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Outside the Spotlight, Forests and Nature Saw Important Wins at COP28

  • Forests
  • COP28
  • International Climate Action
  • deforestation
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
A man on a boat in a river surrounded by lush green forest, casting a large fishing net.
  • Forests
  • COP28
  • International Climate Action
  • deforestation
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
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Timber Harvesting and Climate Change Are Depleting Europe's Mature Forests

  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
  • forest products
A bulldozer harvests timber in a tall, lush pine forest.
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
  • forest products

Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Are Using Satellite Data to Fight Deforestation

  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
Man building a canopy blind in a tropical forest
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
Update
aerial view of car on rainforest road
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
Update

Higher-Res Data Set Now Shows Trees Inside and Outside Forests Across the Tropics

  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
aerial view of car on rainforest road
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
Update
aerial view of car on rainforest road
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
Insights

How Companies Can Use Voluntary Carbon Markets to Help Protect Tropical Forests

  • deforestation
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • Finance
Houses sit among a misty tropical forest.
  • deforestation
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • Finance
Update
Clouds settle over the mountains in Virunga National Park in DRC.
  • Forests
  • forest products
  • forest monitoring
Insights

The World Is Growing More Crops — but Not for Food

  • agriculture
  • Forests
Rice paddies
  • agriculture
  • Forests
Outcomes

Global Forest Watch Helps Indigenous Peoples Reduce Deforestation

  • Top Outcome: 2021
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
  • Equity & Governance
Aerial view over a tropical forest with a river meandering through the canopy
  • Top Outcome: 2021
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
  • Equity & Governance
Update

New Mapbuilder Tool Offers Improved Custom Geospatial Monitoring

  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
  • mapping
  • Forests
A family checks a map as they walk through a path in the woods
  • forest monitoring
  • global forest watch
  • mapping
  • Forests
Insights

36 Countries Are Gaining More Trees than They’re Losing

  • forest monitoring
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • mapping
  • restoration
Saplings in Ireland
  • forest monitoring
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • mapping
  • restoration
Insights

Climate Benefits of Iconic Protected Forests Are Under Threat

  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
  • greenhouse gases
Man looks over river and World Heritage forest.
  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
  • greenhouse gases
Insights

2021 Must Be a Turning Point for Forests. 2020 Data Shows Us Why

  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • COP26
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • COP26