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Protect old-growth forests

This pledge closed over 2 years ago

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Old Forests, Kerala's Elephants, and the Biosphere
Read major new ecological science:

http://bit.ly/EIKeralaPaper

By Dr. Glen Barry, Ecological Internet
December 16, 2012

* Read major new ecology findings that more old-growth forests have been lost than the biosphere can bear. Two-thirds of Earth's land area - 44% as intact ecological cores, and 22% as agro-ecological buffers and transitions - are proposed as a planetary boundary for terrestrial ecosystems sustainability across scales from landscapes, to bioregions, through continents, to our one shared biosphere. Then commit to protect and expand old-growth forests.

MORE: http://forests.org/ | http://facebook.com/EIForest | http://twitter.com/EI_Forest

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