Forests protect biodiversity, provide natural resources and store carbon. But we're destroying them for economic gain. Exactly how much are forests worth?
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Eight European nations have warned Brasilia of the economic damage the country might incur if the current trend in Amazon deforestation is not halted.
Illegal construction, timber smuggling and a decades-long conflict have degraded Kashmir valley's forests. But locals are stepping in to protect the unique nature of their home in the Himalayas.
The "Save Mollem" campaign says infrastructure projects are threatening an ecologically rich national park in India's western state of Goa. New Delhi has made some concessions, but activists say industry is prioritized.
Activists are protesting the construction of a Canadian gold mine in Turkey's Ida mountains. They say the project will harm one of the country's last major swaths of forest and will be devastating for the environment.
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