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Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of December 7-13, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “U.S. Customs in Houston blocks import of Amazon rainforest timber,” 7 December, Houston Chronicle Seventy-one […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of November 30-December 6, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Forest destruction can be cut in half,” 30 November, Climate News Network The need to […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of November 16-22, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Two Forest Rangers Pay the Ultimate Price for China’s Demand for Rare Wood,” 17 November, TakePart It […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of November 9-15, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Democratic Republic Of Congo Taps Carbon Finance To Save Forests,” 9 November, Ecosystem Marketplace The […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of November 2-8, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Deforestation on the Rise: Illegally Cut Timber Being Used to Produce Fancy Furniture,” 2 November, […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of October 19-25, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Alaskan boreal forest fires release more carbon than the trees can absorb,” 19 October, phys.org […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of September 29-October 4, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Could forests store more carbon as the climate warms?,” 28 September, grist.org Public lands are […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of September 21-28, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Battle Against Illegal Logging in Sarawak Begins,” 21 September, The Establishment Post At A Glance: […]

Global Forest Watch News Roundup: Week of September 14-20, 2015

GFW News Roundup: Forest stories from around the world that demonstrate the power of spatial analysis and open data in improving management of forest landscapes. This News Roundup was in collaboration with the Forest Legality Alliance. Top Reads of the Week: “Protected Natural Areas to be monitored by satellite,” 14 September, Peru This Week At A […]