Rainforest deforestation between August 2017 and July 2018 is worse than any other prior year.
Deforestation is estimated to contribute around 15 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions.
15000 scientists from 184 countries have issued a warning to humanity and identify the top environmental problems threatening our future well-being.
A tree planting record set by the people of Ecuador is one of the most impressive. In just one day, thousands of volunteers from around the country planted 647,250 trees in over 150 locations.
The forests in most countries around the equator, such as the Brazilian Amazon, have suffered greatly, even though they are vital to life on Earth.