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

  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • COP26
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • COP26
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How much forest did the world lose last year?

  • podcasts
  • deforestation
  • Forests
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  • podcasts
  • deforestation
  • Forests
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INSIDER: 3 Tips for Companies Navigating the Use of Carbon Credits from Nature

  • Business
  • carbon removal
  • net-zero emissions
  • deforestation
  • GHG emissions
  • Forests
  • offsets
  • Business
  • carbon removal
  • net-zero emissions
  • deforestation
  • GHG emissions
  • Forests
  • offsets

Brazil’s Forests Are Being Restored — Now We Can See Where

  • restoration
  • deforestation
  • Forests
Regenerated forest in Extrema, Brazil
  • restoration
  • deforestation
  • Forests
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Open Timber Portal

Photo credit: CIFOR/Flickr

The Upstream Battle to Protect Drinking Water in North Carolina

  • Water
  • Forests
  • natural infrastructure
  • United States
A small lake with trees in the background in North Carolina's Triangle region
  • Water
  • Forests
  • natural infrastructure
  • United States
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Just 7 Commodities Replaced an Area of Forest Twice the Size of Germany Between 2001 and 2015

  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests

How Local People Are Mapping Billions of Trees on Their Land

  • land use
  • restoration
  • landscapes
  • climate impacts
  • Forests
Woman stading next to a forest in Rwanda
  • land use
  • restoration
  • landscapes
  • climate impacts
  • Forests
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Forests Absorb Twice As Much Carbon As They Emit Each Year

  • GHG emissions
  • Forests
  • COP26
  • GHG emissions
  • Forests
  • COP26
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Building Equitable Economies by Restoring Landscapes in India

  • Economics
  • Forests
  • restoration
Two people standing in a field at the edge of a mountain.
  • Economics
  • Forests
  • restoration
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Progress Must Speed Up to Protect and Restore Forests by 2030

  • fires
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • restoration
  • global forest watch
A pile of logs on the side of a road.
  • fires
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • restoration
  • global forest watch
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It's Time to Invest in Ethiopia's Forest Sector

  • Economics
  • Forests
  • forest products
  • restoration
People working on planting trees.
  • Economics
  • Forests
  • forest products
  • restoration
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The Road to Restoration: 3 Steps For Transforming Landscapes

  • forest monitoring
  • agriculture
  • restoration
  • Forests
People working on land restoration.
  • forest monitoring
  • agriculture
  • restoration
  • Forests
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Young Forests Capture Carbon Quicker than Previously Thought

  • Forests
  • carbon removal
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • restoration
  • Climate
Tree sapling
  • Forests
  • carbon removal
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • restoration
  • Climate
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How Forests Near or Far Can Protect Water for Cities

  • Water
  • Water Security
  • Cities
  • Forests
  • water pollution
A view of Hong Kong from the edge of a forest.
  • Water
  • Water Security
  • Cities
  • Forests
  • water pollution
Insights
  • restoration
  • landscapes
  • Forests
  • Climate

How to Use Forests to Fend Off a Water and Energy Crisis in Colombia

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Water Security
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
The Sumapaz Páramo landscape near Bogotá, Colombia.
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Water Security
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
Insights

The Challenge of Tracking How a Trillion Trees Grow

  • deforestation
  • forest monitoring
  • data
  • restoration
  • Forests
A hilly, partially forested landscape in Kenya. Photo by Aaron Minnick/WRI.
  • deforestation
  • forest monitoring
  • data
  • restoration
  • Forests
Rendering of the proposed Brooklyn Bridge Forest
  • Cities
  • Forests
Initiatives

The Land Accelerator

Africa woman tending agricultural land

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