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August 2004

· BUSINESS WEEK: Global Warming  (Business Week - August 16, 2020)
· FINANCIAL TIMES: Forests thrive under control of indigenous people  (Financial Times - August 16, 2020)
· REUTERS: Occidental signs controversial $50 million Peru oil deal  (Reuters - August 16, 2020)
· SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE: Indigenous tribe takes on big oil. Ecuadoran village refuses money, blocks  (San Francisco Chronicle - August 16, 2020)
· REUTERS: Amazon fires alter climate, rainforest  (Reuters - August 16, 2020)

June 2004

· U.N. Says Globe Drying Up at Fast Pace  (Associated Press - June 17, 2020)
· Urgent action call on US climate  (BBC News - June 17, 2020)
· Deforestation alters regional climate in Brazil  (NASA - June 11, 2020)
· NASA Data Shows Deforestation Affects Climate In The Amazon  (NASA / Goddard Space Flight Center - June 10, 2020)
· New Partnership Brings Sustainable Forest and Farm Products to Market  (GreenBiz.com - June 10, 2020)
· Brazil to protect more rainforest land  (The Associated Press - June 4, 2020)
· Council Blocks Rainforest Housing  (Herald Sun - June 4, 2020)

May 2004

· Cadbury Accused of Rainforest Destruction  (The Guardian - May 22, 2020)
· EU accused of using illegal rainforest timber  (Environmental Data Interactive, UK - May 14, 2020)

February 2004

· Curly-tusked boxing pigs rejoice  (BBC - February 27, 2020)
· Huge Amazonian fires may spawn fierce tempests in South America  (San Francisco Chronicle - February 27, 2020)
· Climate Collapse - The Pentagon's Weather Nightmare  (Fortune - February 27, 2020)
· Weathering the Crisis  (The Nation - February 25, 2020)
· Brazil tribes fear for their environment  (Associated Press - February 24, 2020)
· Laos' tropical paradise is on road to ecological disaster  (Associated Press - February 11, 2020)
· Windmills off Swedish coast are providing unexpected benefit for marine life, scientists say  (Associated Press - February 11, 2020)
· Stanford Scientist Develops Satellite to Study Amazon  (Stanford Daily - February 9, 2020)
· Questioning the economics of the jungle  (msnbc.com - February 9, 2020)
· Global warming bigger threat than terrorism, says Canada  (Reuters - February 6, 2020)
· Malaysia is accused of illegally selling millions of dollars of Indonesian hardwood  (Associated Press - February 5, 2020)
· Australia company breaches moratorium on logging  (www.theage.com - February 3, 2020)
· Clean energy and efficiency investments would create 3.3 million jobs, says study  (ENN - February 3, 2020)
· Consumer appetite erodes quality of life for all  (ENN - February 3, 2020)
· Scientists Predict Widespread Extinction by Global Warming  (NYT - February 3, 2020)
· Urgent measures are needed to save orangutans from extinction, according to a mid Wales student  (BBC - February 3, 2020)
· Citigroup adopts environmental policy  (Associated Press - February 3, 2020)
· Orangutans in rehab are only the start for Borneo apes  (Reuters - February 3, 2020)
· New Evidence Monkey Once Thought Extinct Still Exists  (Innovations-Report.com - February 3, 2020)
· Russia urged to ratify Kyoto Protocol  (Channel News Asia - February 3, 2020)
· Bush proposes slashing environmental, agriculture spending  (Forests.org - February 3, 2020)
· Logging company violating human rights in Papua New Guinea  (Forests.org - February 3, 2020)
· Blue Forest Songbird Disappearing  (Environmental News Service - February 3, 2020)

August 2003

· Guest Column: Tongass National Forest a clear-cut case?  (Press Journal - August 19, 2020)
· Engineers work to clean up 60,000-barrel oil spill in Ecuador's Amazon Jungle  (AP - August 19, 2020)
· Afghanistan snow leopard trade booms  (BBC - August 14, 2020)
· Canada gains partial softwood victory  (The Globe and Mail - August 14, 2020)
· Hundreds demand probe into NTB graft allegations  (The Jakarta Post - August 14, 2020)
· Natural Resource Stewardship How Bush can conserve wildlands heritage  (SF Chronicle - August 14, 2020)
· Fireproofing the Forests  (Time Online - August 11, 2020)
· Envisat focuses on carbon-rich peat swamp forest fires  (ESA - August 6, 2020)
· No end in sight to Qld tree clearing debate  (ABC News Online - August 6, 2020)
· Greenpeace opens ship to public before its Alaska rain forest voyage  (AP - August 1, 2020)

July 2003

· Bush, the rainforest and a gas pipeline to enrich his friends  (Independent UK - July 30, 2020)
· Deforestation Threatening SE Asian Species - Study  (Reuters - July 24, 2020)
· Fears hotter weather may hurt rainforest species  (Australian Broadcasting Corporation - July 22, 2020)
· Madagascar's Lemurs Cling to Survival  (Reuters - July 16, 2020)

June 2003

· Amazon destruction jumps; environmentalists are shocked  (Reuters - June 27, 2020)
· Domtar, Tembec combining operations  (The Globe and Mail - June 20, 2020)
· Canadian Firm Prints Potter on Green Pages  (ENS - June 19, 2020)
· Malaysia tackles illegal logging  (Inter Press Service - June 10, 2020)
· Radio-Tagged Tarantulas to Help Track Deforestation  (National Geographic - June 9, 2020)
· Eco-Warriors, Poachers Battle in Cambodia  (National Geographic - June 6, 2020)
· Timber protest ends as home office promises probe  (Ananova - June 5, 2020)
· Rainforest to be logged  (The Sydney Morning Herald - June 5, 2020)
· Greenpeace delivers 'alarming' report on Indonesia  (ABC Radio Australia News - June 5, 2020)

May 2003

· U.S. forests plundered for profit  (AP - May 19, 2020)
· Lumber companies also steal trees, Forest Service whistleblowers allege  (The Olympian - May 18, 2020)

April 2003

· Papua New Guinea Groups Split with WWF Over Forests  (ENS News - April 1, 2020)

March 2003

· Illegal gatherers threatening SA forests  (IOL - March 26, 2020)
· Swedish companies accused of helping destroy Indonesian rain forest  (Terra Daily - March 23, 2020)
· Logging a dilemma for Pygmy survival  (Philadelphia Inquirer - March 16, 2020)
· Large fire Brazilian Amazon put out after a week  (Reuters - March 10, 2020)
· Logging threatens Cambodian tragedy - UN  (Reuters - March 6, 2020)
· Restoring a Forest Goes Slowly, and Advocates Seethe  (The New York Times - March 4, 2020)
· State may seek national forest  (The Boston Globe - March 3, 2020)
· Forest plans please loggers  (Anchorage Daily News - March 1, 2020)

February 2003

· Fierce Blaze Threatens Mount Kenya Ecology  (ENS News - February 28, 2020)
· Timber Company Accused of Fraud in Deal to Save Redwoods  (The New York Times - February 26, 2020)
· Rainforest tree eats up pollution  (BBC NEWS - February 24, 2020)
· Warning over loss of Amazon forest  (The Independent - February 17, 2020)
· Ancient rainforest provides Denver's water  (UPI - February 17, 2020)
· Logging Jobs Benefit Pygmies, but Imperil Their Forest Home  (AP - February 16, 2020)
· Coalition Launches Campaign to Protect Tillamook Rainforest  (Tillamook Rainforest Coalition - February 12, 2020)
· Bushfires leave country-sized scars on Australia  (Reuters - February 12, 2020)
· Anger at rainforest theft  (Townsville Bulletin - February 11, 2020)
· Rain brings relief  (Bayside Bulletin - February 7, 2020)

January 2003

· Sandakan has much potential  (Daily Express - January 24, 2020)
· Local rainforest hit hard by the drought  (Bayside Bulletin - January 24, 2020)
· Efforts Under Way to Save Congo Basin Forests  (VOA News - January 24, 2020)
· Battle looms over rainforest road plan  (ABC News - January 23, 2020)
· Basalt kids raise funds to save more rainforest  (The Aspen Times - January 22, 2020)
· Less rare wood, more redwood, Depot says  (AP - January 19, 2020)
· Indonesia fails to stop illegal logging, report says  (AP - January 15, 2021)

December 2002

· Oil workers held by Ecuador Indians in protest  (Reuters - December 11, 2020)
· Natives seek redress for pollution  (The Oakland Tribune - December 10, 2020)
· High hopes at launch of Africa's largest game park  (Reuters - December 10, 2020)
· Ecuadorian Indigenous Leaders Arrive in Bay Area to Implore ChevronTexaco to Clean Up Toxic Waste in  (OneWorld.net - December 9, 2020)
· Arctic ice melt backs global warming forecasts  (NYT - December 9, 2020)
· Growing Poverty Is Shrinking Mexico's Rain Forest  (NYT - December 8, 2020)
· Study shows global warming may hurt, not help, plants  (The Star Ledger - December 6, 2020)
· Actors, environmentalists oppose dam in Belize rainforest  (The Miami Herald - December 5, 2020)
· Actors, environmentalists oppose dam in Belize rainforest  (The Miami Herald - December 5, 2020)
· Environmentalists protest dam project for ancient river  (TheNewsMexico.com - December 4, 2020)
· World Bank backs down on forestry super-regulator  (The National - December 3, 2020)
· West Kalimantan to become a desert, researchers warn  (DPA - December 2, 2020)

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