• Protect the Pride: Disney commits to help bring back lions

    The Lion Recovery Fund is proud to announce a new collaboration with Disney in celebration of The Lion King that will help recover lions in Africa and inspire lion conservation in the hearts and minds of people around the world.

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  • Dangerous delusions: biomass is not a renewable energy source

    Using trees and crops is being touted by the biomass industry as a way to curb carbon emissions, but it turns out bioenergy and biofuel industries are as bad as fossil fuels for the climate, the environment and local communities.

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  • Farming for carbon: why farmers are key to fighting climate change

    A Farmer’s journey into Carbon Farming with help from LDF Grantee Carbon Cycle Institute.

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  • BECCS: No time for false saviours

    Burning forests won’t help us out of the climate crisis. Restoring them will.

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  • SRM: Who should control the weather?

    In the summer of 2017, a scientist at Harvard University named David Keith announced he would be raising money for a project called SCOPEX

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