Citations with the tag: DEFORESTATION

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  • Forests Branch Out.
     // Scholastic News -- Edition 4; 1/8/2007, Vol. 69 Issue 12, p8 

    A quiz concerning the environment is presented.

  • A rumor of wolves.
    Gorman, Stephen // Animals; Jul/Aug96, Vol. 129 Issue 4, p22 

    Describes the impact of Maine's deforestation to its wildlife population. Animal track indications; Implications of diminishing wolf mirrors and increased wolf deaths; Proliferation of deer herd.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Gorman, Stephen // Nigeria Country Review; 2011, p200 

    The article offers environmental issues in Nigeria including deforestation, soil erosion, drought, desertification, famine and loss of bio-diversity.

  • Reforestation leads to the export of deforestation.
    Gorman, Stephen // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.); Jan2011, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p13 

    The article cites a report in the "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences" which found that in six countries, including China, Chile and Costa Rica, reforestation efforts have resulted in deforestation elsewhere, as the demand for wood in reforested areas rose.

  • Drugchu disaster manmade, officials feel.
    Gorman, Stephen // Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet; Sep2010, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p22 

    The article offers information on the report by a mainland Chinese periodical "english.caing.com," which blamed the mudslides in Zhouqu County in Gansu Province, Tibet, China to deforestation and environmental degradation. It also reports on how the logging, population increase and poor urban...

  • Leading Indicator.
    Gorman, Stephen // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition); 4/12/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 15, p12 

    The article presents statistics on the percentage by which the rate of global deforestation has decreased from 2000 to 2010.

  • Leading Indicator.
    Gorman, Stephen // Newsweek (Pacific Edition); 4/12/2010, Vol. 155 Issue 15, p12 

    The article presents statistics on the percentage by which the rate of global deforestation has decreased from 2000 to 2010.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Gorman, Stephen // Haiti Country Review; 2013, p201 

    The article provides an overview on the environmental issues in Haiti such as population pressures, soil erosion, and deforestation.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Coleman, Denise Youngblood // Gabon Country Review; 2013, p173 

    The article cites the environmental issues of deforestation and poaching in Gabon despite being able to preserve its pristine rainforest and biodiversity in general.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Coleman, Denise Youngblood // Solomon Islands Country Review; 2013, p167 

    The article presents several environmental issues in the Solomon Islands including deforestation, typhoons, and volcanic activity.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Coleman, Denise Youngblood // Uganda Country Review; 2013, p193 

    The article presents information on the environmental challenges faced by countries around the globe that affects the quality of human life including rapid industrialization, deforestation and urbanization.

  • Late-Holocene human impact and peat development in the ÄŒerná Hora bog, KrkonoÅ¡e Mountains, Czech Republic.
    Speranza, A.; Hanke, J.; van Geel, B.; Fanta, J. // Holocene; Sep2000, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p575 

    Abstract: Pollen analysis of a small peat bog at.

  • Amazon deforestation linked to rise in malaria cases.
    Speranza, A.; Hanke, J.; van Geel, B.; Fanta, J. // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.); Aug2010, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p10 

    The article focuses on the link between the deforestation and incidence of malaria in the Amazon Basin according to a team of researchers from the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Speranza, A.; Hanke, J.; van Geel, B.; Fanta, J. // Venezuela Country Review; 2012, p223 

    The article provides information on the global environmental condition as of 2012 including the depletion of forests in Africa, regional acidification in some Asian countries, and the contraction of the Aral Sea.

  • Deforest fare.
    Carter, Alan // Entertainment Weekly; 3/25/94, Issue 215, p46 

    Profiles comic Calvert DeForest (a.k.a. Larry `Bud' Melman). DeForest's obsession with video cassette recorders (VCR); DeForest's opinions of Michael Knight, Jeanne Cooper and Jessica Tuck.

  • Apes need fruit.
    Marshall, Michael // New Scientist; 12/17/2011, Vol. 212 Issue 2843, p5 

    The article reports on research by biologist Erin Vogel published in a 2011 issue of "Biology Letters" about the loss of orang-utan habitat in the tropical rainforest of Borneo due to logging which is impacting the food supply of the these primates.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Marshall, Michael // Liberia Country Review; 2013, p179 

    The article discusses the environmental overview and issues faced by Liberia including deforestation of the tropical rain forest, soil erosion and loss of biodiversity mainly wildlife.

  • Learning the Hard Way.
    Marshall, Michael // Latin Trade (English); Mar2001, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p88 

    Reports that Salvadorans blamed deforestation for the effects of earthquake in Santa Tecla, El Salvador.

  • Information networking for new partnerships in forestry.
    Lee, Don Koo // Journal of Forest Research; Jun2005, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p261 

    Presents a correction to the article "Deforestation and Forest Degradation," which was published in the earlier issue of the "Journal of Forest Research."

  • FORESTS FACING EXTINCTION.
    Lee, Don Koo // New Zealand Forest Industries; Oct2002, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p8 

    Reports that Indonesia's forests will be completely wiped in the next five to seven years if illegal logging in not stamped out, according to Environment Minister Nabiel Makarim.

  • The Heat Is On!
    Lee, Don Koo // Scholastic News -- Edition 3; 10/6/2003, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p2 

    Interviews Kenneth DeForest, a firefighter graduate from New York City, about his profession and training in firefighting.

  • Effects of forest fragmentation on neotropical fauna: current research and data availability
    Dale, Virginia H.; O'Neill, Robert V.; Pearson, Scott M.; Bierregaard, Jr., Richard O.; Offerman, Holly L. // Environmental Reviews; 1995, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p191 

    No abstract available.

  • CORPORATE STRATEGY.
    Dale, Virginia H.; O'Neill, Robert V.; Pearson, Scott M.; Bierregaard, Jr., Richard O.; Offerman, Holly L. // PPI: Pulp & Paper International; Dec2010, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p5 

    The article reports that Greenpeace International urges the U.S. to increase its financial support for the reduction of deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions in Indonesia, following the announcement during a press conference with U.S. President Barack Obama and Susilo Bambang Yudyohono that...

  • A Land--Atmosphere Interaction Theory for the Tropical Deforestation Problem.
    Ning Zeng; Neelin, J. David // Journal of Climate; 3/1/99, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p857 

    A theoretical framework is developed in understanding the mechanisms and processes determining the response of the land--atmosphere system to tropical deforestation. The analytical approach is made possible by simpli-fications in the vertical from the quasi-equilibrium moist convective...

  • Mapping surface parameters for mesoscale modeling in forested and deforested southwestern Amazonia.
    Calvet, Jean-Christophe; Santos-Alvala, Regina // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; Mar1997, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p413 

    Presents the simulation on the interaction between soils, plants and air well enough to predict changes in climate that result from deforestation. Derivation of the properties of land surface; Achievement of numerical maps of the natural landscape structure; Consideration of some aspects of the...

  • Reply.
    Chen, Tsing-Chang; Takle, Eugene S. // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; Nov2002, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p1661 

    Responds to comments made by A. Henderson-Sellers and A. J. Pitman the authors' research article on the suppression of impacts of the deforestation of the Amazon forest by global circulation change, published in the volume 82, 2001 edition of the periodical 'Bulletin of the American...

  • Comments on �Suppressing Impacts of the Amazonian Deforestation by the Global Circulation Change�.
    Henderson-Sellers, A.; Pitman, A. J. // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society; Nov2002, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p1657 

    Comments on the research article by Tsing-Chang Chen et al. on the suppression of impacts of the deforestation of the Amazon forest by global circulation change, published in the volume 82, 2001 edition of the periodical 'Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society.' Intensification of the...

  • Is burning of Amazon all smoke?
    LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor; 11/18/97, Vol. 89 Issue 247, p1 

    No abstract available.

  • Water woes: Deforestation could dry up the Panama Canal.
    Mitchell, Jon // Christian Science Monitor; 10/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 230, p7 

    Comments on the impact of increasing population and deforestation of the Panama Canal watershed in Panama. The role of the Chagres River in the watershed; How forests prevent soil erosion; How the changing watershed affects both the canal and the drinking supply for Panama City; Efforts being...

  • A quake, a slide, another lesson.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Christian Science Monitor; 1/16/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 35, p1 

    Discusses an earthquake in San Salvador, El Salvador. People who are missing due to a landslide caused by the quake; Idea that deforestation may have contributed to the landslide; Efforts of environmentalists to protect the Balsamo Mountains from deforestation; Rescue efforts.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // South Korea Country Review; 2011, p214 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia, and Europe's deforestation.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Kyrgyzstan Country Review; 2011, p200 

    The article offers an overview of the environmental problems faced by several countries including desertification in Africa, deforestation in the Philippines and air pollution in China.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Laos Country Review; 2011, p168 

    The article lists several environmental issues in Laos that include deforestation, soil erosion and total greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Luxembourg Country Review; 2011, p189 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia, and Europe's deforestation.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Tonga Country Review; 2010, p98 

    The article offers information on the environmental condition in Tonga in 2010, including deforestation, greenhouse gas emissions and natural hazards.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Turkmenistan Country Review; 2011, p184 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia, and Europe's deforestation.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Elton, Catherine; LaFranchi, Howard // Tuvalu Country Review; 2011, p174 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia, and Europe's deforestation.

  • Birding Australia.
    Collis, Brad // Ecos; Apr-Jun2002, Issue 111, p10 

    Discusses the impact of deforestation and pollution on bird ecology in Australia. Revegetation efforts; Impact of pesticides; Habitat quality.

  • Development and deforestation: Indian forestry in perspective.
    Haeuber, Richard // Journal of Developing Areas; Jul93, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p485 

    Analyzes Indian deforestation in the context of India's postindependence economic development strategy, goals and policies. Linkages between development and deforestation; Development strategy; Role of forestry in economic development.

  • Modalit�s de la d�forestation dans le sud-ouest de I'�tat du Campeche, Mexique.
    Mas, J.F.; Puig, H. // Canadian Journal of Forest Research; Jul2001, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p1280 

    Focuses on the use of geographic information system to model deforestation process. Analysis of satellite images to reduce forest cover; Impact of human population attributes on the deforestation process; Identification of forest areas susceptible to deforestation.

  • Mail CALL.
    Mas, J.F.; Puig, H. // Scholastic News -- Senior Edition; 12/16/2004, Vol. 73 Issue 10, p7 

    Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues, including "A Real Tree Hugger," which focused on deforestation.

  • The denuded earth.
    Stone, Roger D. // World Policy Journal; Summer98, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p50 

    Discusses the steps governments can take to prevent deforestation. Sources of pressures on the forests; Consequences of government inaction; Projected global demand for forest products; Need to put trees on the global agenda; People's opposition to deforestation.

  • WHERE THE RICHES LIE.
    Awes, Diana // UNESCO Courier; Nov2000, Vol. 53 Issue 11, p13 

    Provides information on the preservation of forest areas in the Amazon River Region in Brazil. How the unregulated logging activity benefits the region; Opportunity of biotechnology; Expectations on the Brazilian government.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Awes, Diana // Jamaica Country Review; 2011, p182 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems occurring in Jamaica including deforestation, air pollution, and soil and shoreline erosion.

  • BOOK REVIEWS.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Pacific Affairs; Spring2000, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p145 

    Reviews the book `Deforestation in Vietnam,' by Rodolphe De Koninck.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Ethiopia Country Review; 2011, p182 

    The article offers environmental issues in Ethiopia including deforestation, overgrazing, soil erosion, desertification, famine and loss of bio-diversity.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Ethiopia Country Review; 2011, p193 

    The article provides an overview of the global environmental condition including the environmental challenges faced by different countries such as environmental degradation, resource depletion, and environmental pollution.

  • Environmental Issues.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Fiji Country Review; 2011, p178 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems that occur in Fiji including deforestation, soil erosion and pollution from various industry.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Fiji Country Review; 2011, p188 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia and Europe's deforestation.

  • Global Environmental Snapshot.
    Ingram, Gordon Brent // Guyana Country Review; 2011, p179 

    The article provides an overview of the environmental problems of several countries including the soil degradation in Africa, desertification in Central Asia, and Europe's deforestation.

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