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 2017-09-22 21:29 

Juneau Empire

A trip up the Stikine... +

The Petersburg Rainforest Festival had its 10th anniversary this year. The community has a solid foraging community that shares those connections with others. As part of the event, they usually have events in both Petersburg and nearby, such as boat excur...

 2017-09-22 15:00 

The Telegraph

Take a tour through the treetops in Tobagos rainforest... +

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the jungle....

 2017-09-22 13:52 

The Independent

Brazilians toil for gold in illegal Amazon mines... +

Informal mining in Brazil is seen by many as a scourge polluting the Amazon rainforest, poisoning indigenous tribes and robbing the nation of its wealth. For others it is a way of life. Brazilian garimpos, or wildcat mines, are operated by small crews of ...

 2017-09-22 01:50 

Stuff.co.nz

Rainforest for rookies: Malaysia's new eco-experience is all gain, no pain... +

I'm disgruntled to find it's raining in the rainforest....

 2017-09-21 04:14 

9 News

Call to care for endangered cassowaries... +

About seven cassowaries were slaughtered by dogs one night in Far North Queensland but wildlife ranger Ingrid Marker was helpless to do anything about it."She heard and saw the whole thing," Rainforest Reserve chief executive Carolyn Emms told AAP.That wa...

 2017-09-20 18:29 

The Courant

Old-School Ink: New Haven’s Tattoos Exhibit Opens September 23 - Courant Community... +

Ray Willis was in the middle of the sweltering Amazon rainforest earlier this year when a complete stranger took one look at the tattoo emblazoned on Willis' right shoulder above the words, ...

 2017-09-20 16:34 

The Daily Mirror

Investigation into British canoeist murdered in Amazon takes bizarre twist as 'rainforest pirate ringleader' is found dead... +

Evanilson Gomes da Costa, known as Baia, is believed to be the ringleader of seven gangsters involved in the killing of the 43-year-old former headteacher Emma Kelty ...

 2017-09-20 16:24 

PennLive.com

The Philadelphia Flower Show promises 28-foot waterfall, rainforest beauty in 2018... +
 2017-09-20 14:43 

ScienceDaily.com

Foster tadpoles trigger parental instinct in poison frogs... +

Poison frogs, especially male poison frogs, are very caring parents. After the tadpoles hatch, the males piggyback their offspring to distant pools spread around the rainforest where they can feed and develop. A recent study shows that this parental behav...

 2017-09-20 11:11 

Raw Story

Fourteen thousand plant species have been discovered in the Amazon rainforest... +

Rainforests are the most diverse places on earth and contain thousands of different species. However, we still know so little about them and the treasures that they contain. No one has been able to say how many plant species that there in the Amazon rainf...

 2017-09-20 08:05 

Baseline

[ IT Planning, Implementation, Solutions ]

Integrating Data to Support a Sustainable Future... +

The Rainforest Alliance relies on digital technology to track all the complexities involved in its certification program. So it opted to move to the cloud....

 2017-09-20 04:06 

Manila Bulletin

Threatened Amazon reserve already being mined: Greenpeace... +

A huge nature reserve in Brazil's Amazon rainforest that the government wants to open to foreign mining companies already suffers from illegal mining activity, Greenpeace said Tuesday....

 2017-09-20 04:00 

EurekAlert

Foster tadpoles trigger parental instinct in poison frogs... +

Especially male poison frogs piggyback their offspring to pools in the rainforest. Now, researchers from Vetmeduni Vienna, the University of Vienna and Harvard University showed that this parental behavior can be triggered experimentally. With unrelated t...

 2017-09-19 21:00 

France 24

Threatened Amazon reserve already being mined: Greenpeace... +

A huge nature reserve in Brazil's Amazon rainforest that the government wants to open to foreign mining companies already suffers from illegal mining activity, Greenpeace said Tuesday.The environmental activist group said its investigators had flown over ...

 2017-09-19 19:59 

Daily Record

Teen arrested after British teacher killed by 'rainforest pirates' on Amazon canoe trip... +

Six more people are being hunted after Emma Kelty posted about seeing 'men with rifles and arrows' the day before she vanished. ...

 2017-09-19 16:42 

Bill O'Reilly

The Amazon: Economic Gold Mine or Political Minefield?... +

The vast and impenetrable Amazon rainforest is the stuff of legend. It is among the world's most biodiverse places, hosting tens of thousands of plant and animal species in its 3.14 million-square-kilometer (1.21 million-square-mile) expanse. And for Braz...

 2017-09-19 14:08 

NY Post

Millionaire plummets to his death during birthday trip to Costa Rica... +

An upstate New York millionaire celebrating his 65th birthday in Costa Rica, plummeted 100 feet to his doom while propelling down the side of a treetop restaurant. John Anderson, of Pittsford, NY, fell to his death Saturday while at a rainforest restauran...

 2017-09-18 16:35 

ScienceDaily.com

Scientists show molecular basis for ants acting as 'bodyguards' for plants... +

Though you might not think of ants as formidable bodyguards, some do an impressive job protecting plants from enemies. Examing the relationship between the Amazon rainforest plant Cordia nodosa in Peru and the ant species Allomerus octoarticulatus, scient...

 2017-09-18 13:49 

Express

Finally free: Adorable slow loris back in the rainforest after lifetime of captivity... +

HEARTWARMING images show the endearing slow loris living up to its name of cutest animal and taking an age to clamber to freedom....

 2017-09-18 09:45 

The Week

Live like a monkey in the Laotian rainforest... +

Each week, we spotlight a dream vacation recommended by some of the industry's top travel writers. This week's pick is Laos. (Courtesy image) "Were Tarzan to dream up an ecotourism adventure, it would probably look a lot like the Gibbon Experience," said ...

 2017-09-18 04:00 

EurekAlert

Scientists show molecular basis for ants acting as 'bodyguards' for plants... +

Though you might not think of ants as formidable bodyguards, some do an impressive job protecting plants from enemies. Examing the relationship between the Amazon rainforest plant Cordia nodosa in Peru and the ant species Allomerus octoarticulatus, Univer...

 2017-09-14 20:27 

VOA

Brazilians Toil for Gold in Illegal Amazon Mines ... +

Informal mining in Brazil is seen by many as a scourge polluting the Amazon rainforest, poisoning indigenous tribes and robbing the nation of its wealth. For others it is a way of life. Brazilian garimpos, or wildcat mines, are operated by small crews...

 2017-09-14 20:06 

KDAF CW Dallas

Experts warn of dirty chocolate... +

According to a report in The Guardian, Mars, Nestle, Hershey, and other big chocolate brands are buying beans grown illegally inside protected Rainforest areas on the Ivory Coast in West Africa....

 2017-09-14 15:27 

One America News Network

Brazilians toil for gold in illegal Amazon mines... +

By Nacho Doce CREPURIZAO, Brazil - Informal mining in Brazil is seen by many as a scourge polluting the Amazon rainforest, poisoning indigenous tribes and robbing the nation of its wealth....

 2017-09-14 15:20 

Reuters

Brazilians toil for gold in illegal Amazon mines... +

Informal mining in Brazil is seen by many as a scourge polluting the Amazon rainforest, poisoning indigenous tribes and robbing the nation of its wealth....

 2017-09-14 15:07 

US News & World Report

Brazilians Toil for Gold in Illegal Amazon Mines... +

By Nacho DoceCREPURIZAO, Brazil (Reuters) - Informal mining in Brazil is seen by many as a scourge polluting the Amazon rainforest, poisoning......

 2017-09-13 14:15 

CNBC

Cramer's case for Apple dominance: Samsung's ecosystem is like a 'Nevada rainforest'... +
 2017-09-13 13:22 

CBS News

[ World ]

Brazil uncontacted tribe alleged murders in Amazon rainforest of Javari Valley see police arrest gold prospectors group says... +
 2017-09-13 13:16 

Malay Mail Online

Amazonian locals key to saving lungs of the planet, says study... +

TORONTO, Sept 13 Locals are more effective than governments in protecting the worlds largest rainforest, a study said yesterday, amid efforts to crackdown on soaring illegal deforestation.Ranching and logging are rapidly destroying...

 2017-09-13 12:30 

The Guardian

Chocolate industry drives rainforest disaster in Ivory Coast... +

Exclusive: As global demand for chocolate booms, dirty beans from deforested national parks in Ivory Coast have entered big business supply chains...

 2017-09-13 12:30 

The Guardian

'Once this was all trees, but they burned them to plant cocoa': the ruin of West Africa's rainforest... +

A journey into the heart of the West African rainforest reveals it is being ripped up to feed the growing global demand for chocolate...

 2017-09-12 16:42 

Reuters

Amazonian locals key to saving "lungs of the planet" says study... +

By Chris ArsenaultTORONTO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Locals are more effective than governments in protecting the world's largest rainforest, a s...

 2017-09-12 13:31 

ScienceDaily.com

'Keep it local' approach more effective than government schemes at protecting rainforest... +

Conservation initiatives led by local and indigenous groups can be just as effective as schemes led by government, according to new research. In some cases in the Amazon rainforest, grassroots initiatives can be even more effective at protecting this vita...

 2017-09-12 09:00 

Phys.org

'Keep it local' approach more effective than government schemes at protecting rainforest... +

Conservation initiatives led by local and indigenous groups can be just as effective as schemes led by government, according to new research. In some cases in the Amazon rainforest, grassroots initiatives can be even more effective at protecting this vita...

 2017-09-12 04:00 

EurekAlert

'Keep it local' approach more effective than government schemes at protecting rainforest... +

Conservation initiatives led by local and indigenous groups can be just as effective as schemes led by government, according to new research. In some cases in the Amazon rainforest, grassroots initiatives can be even more effective at protecting this vita...

 2017-09-11 09:50 

The Week

The guardians of the rainforest... +

The world's largest rainforest is once again in grave danger. (REUTERS/Bruno Kelly) Since 1978, the Amazon has lost some 289,000 square miles to cattle ranchers, soy producers, loggers, and industrial activity. Such rapid deforestation sparked a global "S...

 2017-09-09 23:05 

The Guardian

Land grab in Amazon jungle threatens dispossession, violence and murder... +

President Temer is courting the mining companies and their political backers by breaking into pristine rainforest...

 2017-09-08 22:02 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

The future of PNG's unique wildlife doesn't look so good... +

Papua New Guinea has the world's third-largest rainforest, but increasing numbers of its unique and beautiful species of wildlife are being caught and sold....

 2017-09-08 22:02 

Radio Australia

Battle to stop PNG's unique and beautiful wildlife from being caught and sold off... +

Papua New Guinea has the world's third-largest rainforest, but increasing numbers of its unique and beautiful species of wildlife are being caught and sold....

 2017-09-08 20:57 

Reuters

Brazilian officials seek land rights for rainforest dwellers at risk... +

By Karla MendesRIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Local officials in Brazil said on Friday they asked the government to offer property dee...

 2017-09-06 18:00 

Tuscaloosa News

Looking up: 65-year-old man summits Mount Kilimanjaro... +

CUMMING, Ga. — Step by step, foot in front of foot, Turner Britton climbed.Higher and higher he went, through the rainforest, a tundra, an alpine desert and, finally, to Mount Kilimanjaro's arctic summit.After a nearly 14-hour day, the 65-year-old ...

 2017-09-06 11:00 

Star Telegram

Can You Belize It? Tropical wonderland offers getaway for all types of travelers... +

One country, two vacation styles: explore the rainforest as an adventurous eco-tourist, or lap up luxuries alongside the Caribbeans coral reef....

 2017-09-05 21:06 

KDAF CW Dallas

Rainforest Cafe waiter fired for Facebook post saying Harvey evacuees should drown... +

The waiter, who wasn't named, deleted the post, but not before friends in the private group he posted it in got a hold of it. A reshare of his post caused many to be upset and reach out to Rainforest Cafe for him to be terminated....

 2017-09-05 04:00 

EurekAlert

Rare footage of a new clearwing moth species from Malaysia reveals its behavior... +

Unique footage of a shiny blue, elusive new species of clearwing moth has been recorded in a primeval rainforest in Peninsular Malaysia. Entomologist Marta Skowron Volponi from the University of Gdansk, Poland and nature filmmaker Paolo Volponi, associate...

 2017-09-04 19:00 

TreeHugger

Photo: Leaf mimicking katydid is pretty in pink... +

Our photo of the day comes from the beautiful rainforest of Ecuador....

 2017-09-01 19:00 

Courier Mail

Tranquil enclave an oasis in the tropics... +

THIS tranquil tropical oasis, surrounded by World Heritage rainforest just south of Cairns, is a site to behold....

 2017-09-01 17:34 

Dallas Morning News

Waiter fired for Facebook post saying 'cheap evacuee' customers should 'die slow'... +

A San Antonio man was fired from Rainforest Cafe this week after penning an expletive-ridden post on Facebook telling Harvey evacuee customers to......

 2017-09-01 16:59 

WKTV

Utica Zoo, Utica Coffee Roasting unveil 'Rainforest Roast' collaboration... +
 2017-09-01 11:45 

The Federalist

Heres The Answer Rob Bell Wont Give Aaron Rodgers About Salvation For People In A Remote Rainforest... +

Aaron Rodgers and other millennials who struggle with questions about the remote jungle conundrum should rest easy. There is a biblical answer rooted in ancient church teaching....

 2017-09-01 11:24 

Tech Times

Almost 400 New Species Found In Amazon Rainforest But Deforestation Threatens Discovery Of More... +

Latest WWF report shows the highest rate of species discovery yet in the Amazon rainforest. Though 381 new species were recently discovered, more are threatened due to deforestation and other large-scale projects in the rainforest....

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