John C. Cannon
Ecologists have struggled to peg a value to logged forests for the plants and animals that call them home. They know, for example, that these altered landscapes don’t offer the rich habitats that old-growth forests do, but to what degree? more
Oct 30, 2016 12:00 AM Features
The Republic of the Congo’s forests are part of the vast Congo Basin rainforest – second only to the Amazon in size. Photo by Rhett A. Butler.
A new study finds an uptick in Congo deforestation with the application of sustainable management principles. But other researchers say it's not so simple. more
Feb 1, 2016 3:00 PM Features