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  1. Forests. Why people keep destroying them?!

    Since it appears to be impossible to get people to stop destroying forests, there is only one solution. Grow new ones. Plant Your Tree There is a website with a Facebook application doing exactly this. Biodiversity conservation. They work by planting biodiversity corridors, connecting isolated fragments of forests together, hence allowing for animal movement between these locations, helping prevent the genetic weakening of the species. The project is located in Southern Brazil and uses native trees of the Atlantic Rainforest ecosystem. Their site can be seen in www.plantyourtree.com Their projects are an offshoot of a similar project in the region called the Santa Maria Biodiversity Corridor, a significant biodiversity conservation project, which can be seen in http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FxLB8iiS2Y these are serious people using modern tools to get the message across and they need all the support they can get, so please add the Plant Your Tree Facebook application and help (without charge) this wonderful project gather momentum so
  2. Biodiversity and Species Extinction

    Plant Your Tree There is a website with a Facebook application doing exactly this. Biodiversity conservation. They work by planting biodiversity corridors, connecting isolated fragments of forests together, hence allowing for animal movement between these locations, helping prevent the genetic weakening of the species. The project is located in Southern Brazil and uses native trees of the Atlantic Rainforest ecosystem. Their site can be seen in www.plantyourtree.com Their projects are an offshoot of a similar project in the region called the Santa Maria Biodiversity Corridor, a significant biodiversity conservation project, which can be seen in http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8FxLB8iiS2Y these are serious people using modern tools to get the message across and they need all the support they can get, so please add the Plant Your Tree Facebook application and help (without charge) this wonderful project gather momentum so that PlantYourTree.com can carry out their mission which is to once again connect by forest the Amazon to Patagonia.