A strategic natural carbon reserve for the US

A strategic natural carbon reserve for the US

Carbon and IPCC scientists ask President-elect Joe Biden to extend his pledge of the Amazon to forests at home in this Seattle Times Op ed. Read the full stories in the Seattle Times. Photo: Tongass rainforest old growth (D. DellaSala)
NOVA story about the climate values of the Tongass rainforest

NOVA story about the climate values of the Tongass rainforest

The Tongass rainforest in southeast Alaska is one of the nation’s last climate sanctuaries and needs to be protected from logging. Read the full stories in PBS.org. Photo: Clearcut logging on the Tongass rainforest in Alaska (D. DellaSala)
Our World Heritage launched!

Our World Heritage launched!

Our World Heritage, a grass roots initiative to renew and reinforce protection of World Heritage Sites leading up to the 50th Anniversary of the World Heritage Convention in 2022, launched on November 16. Cyril Kormos, Wild Heritage Executive Director was featured in...
Tongass rainforest on the Trump administration’s chopping block

Tongass rainforest on the Trump administration’s chopping block

Chief Scientist Dr. Dominick DellaSala has worked on the Tongass for decades and is working with hundreds of scientists and elected officials to push back on this latest Trump conservation rollback. Read the full stories in The Washington Post, CNN, CBS News and The...