Officials in Ireland have pledged to plant twenty-two million trees a year for the next 20 years.
Millions ordered to evacuate as record-setting Hurricane Dorian is expected to turn north.
Hemp is among the most promising and environmentally sustainable alternatives to concrete.
An estimated 1,100 species in Brazil already face the looming threat of extinction from poachers and the government's anti-environmental stance.
People around the world are reacting with outrage to the hypocrisy of ignoring the Amazon rainforest inferno while mourning Notre Dame.
Peru has vowed to put an end to palm oil-driven deforestation by 2021.
Environmental advocates blasted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who joked about "setting the Amazon aflame."
The protected wildlife area had been teeming with ducks, pelicans, cormorants and other waterfowl.