Live: Meet the skunk – a ‘notorious’ black-and-white mammal 臭鼬:我很“臭”,可是我很温柔

The skunk, with iconic black-and-white markings on its back, is a small and furry omnivore found primarily in the Western Hemisphere. The nocturnal creature is most active at dusk and dawn, and lives in a wide variety of habitats including forests, woodlands, mountains, and deserts. The mild-mannered mammal is “notorious” for its defense mechanism in … Read more Live: Meet the skunk – a ‘notorious’ black-and-white mammal 臭鼬:我很“臭”,可是我很温柔

Into Tibet 2020: Sika deer haven

Sika deer, also known as Sichuan deer, are under first-class state protection in China. Their population has been flourishing in recent years, thanks to the policy of restoring the forests and pasture in Tibet. #IntoTibet2020 Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play … Read more Into Tibet 2020: Sika deer haven

Rivers & forests are no match for this unstoppable Russia mailman

Russian mailman delivers correspondence to one of the most remote places in the region off-road, overcoming two rivers, a marshland and impenetrable forests Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram http://instagram.com/rt Follow us … Read more Rivers & forests are no match for this unstoppable Russia mailman

Where Ghislaine Maxwell hid out in style

Ghislaine Maxwell, ex-girlfriend and longtime associate of the late financier Jeffrey Epstein, was hiding out in style: her luxury timber-framed home perched on 156 acres of New Hampshire forests boasts dramatic views, but is secluded enough to have kept her out of eyeshot of the tight-knit locals – until now. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you … Read more Where Ghislaine Maxwell hid out in style

After years of peace, the conflict in Tasmania’s forests is back on | ABC News

Tasmania’s forests have a long history of conflict, but they’ve been peaceful since a deal was struck between environmentalists and loggers almost a decade ago. Now, a decision to phase out native logging in Victoria is expected to increase demand for Tasmanian timber. With increasing protest activity across the state, it seems the ‘forest wars’ … Read more After years of peace, the conflict in Tasmania’s forests is back on | ABC News

Selling Out West Papua | 101 East

West Papua is home to Asia’s largest remaining rainforests, indigenous communities and unique species. But this exclusive 101 East investigation reveals how Korean-run companies are allegedly engaging in questionable deals as they buy up forests to develop palm oil plantations. Featuring rare access to a restive Indonesian province usually off-limits to journalists, we meet tribesmen … Read more Selling Out West Papua | 101 East

Investigation: Thousands of trees illegally felled to build IKEA’s flat pack empire

They’re the largest manufacturer, buyer and retailer of wood on the planet. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) IKEA’s factories consume more than 20 million cubic meters of wood a year. That works out as roughly one tree every second. The company tells consumers that the wood in its products comes from sustainable forests. But a major investigation by … Read more Investigation: Thousands of trees illegally felled to build IKEA’s flat pack empire

CGTN Nature: Altai Mountains Series | Episode 13: Keketuohai

“Keketuohai” means “blue river bends” in Mongolian and “verdant forests” in Kazakh. With a unique landscape, it was enlisted as the first UNESCO Geopark in Xinjiang, northwest China, and the 35th in China. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv … Read more CGTN Nature: Altai Mountains Series | Episode 13: Keketuohai

Black Skies Over Siberia: the most polluted major city in Russia

A Russian city nestled in the vast Siberian forest — 2,000 miles and four times zones east of Moscow — has air so bad that the authorities regularly warn people to stay inside. During frequent “black sky” events, caused by Soviet-era factories and coal-fired power plants, the city of Krasnoyarsk has clocked the dirtiest air … Read more Black Skies Over Siberia: the most polluted major city in Russia

Brazil’s mangroves on the front line of climate change

Jose da Cruz has made a living for decades hunting for crabs among Brazil’s mangrove forests, but his daily catch is half of what it was 10 years ago due to climate change Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and … Read more Brazil’s mangroves on the front line of climate change

Potatso National Park: Better habitat, better living

The story of Potatso National Park is an epitome of China’s green development efforts. Potatso National Park is located in Shangri-La City in Deqen Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of southwest China’s Yunnan Province. Consisting of lakes, wetlands, forests, meadows, valleys, and streams, it is home to many rare species, such as black-necked crane and Himalayan Yew. … Read more Potatso National Park: Better habitat, better living

Illegal Logging in Romania

Illegal logging in Romania is destroying virgin forests and inciting violence in nearby communities. Meet 3 people trying to make change happen and protect the ancient woodlands in the country, home to some of Europe’s last large carnivores, and reduce the poverty and inequality generated by the practice. (Camera: Ioan-Mircea Topoleanu) Subscribe to our YouTube … Read more Illegal Logging in Romania

Giant Panda National Park 2: Guardians of giant pandas

Who doesn’t love giant pandas? In China, they live in the bamboo forests of mountainous Sichuan, Shaanxi, and Gansu provinces. The complex terrain and the road network divides 1,864 wild giant pandas into 33 groups. The pilot Giant Panda National Park stretches over three provinces, occupying a land area of 27,000 square kilometers and tries … Read more Giant Panda National Park 2: Guardians of giant pandas

Western Sydney sees massive replanting to create much needed forests | ABC News

In Western Sydney park land is in short supply, where trees have been cleared to make way for development. The state government is investing $5M to plant new trees to make the west more liveable. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to … Read more Western Sydney sees massive replanting to create much needed forests | ABC News

Covid-19 Solidarity & other topics – Daily Briefing (22 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/Eid Message – Programme Budget 2021 – Vaccination – Bangladesh – Senior Personnel Appointment – Mali – South America Appeal – Forests – Financing for Development SECRETARY-GENERAL/EID MESSAGE Today, the Secretary-General will give a virtual Eid Message at an interactive discussion with Member States representing the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. … Read more Covid-19 Solidarity & other topics – Daily Briefing (22 May 2020)