forests

Vote for the forests!

The association Envol Vert and the All4trees community, in partnership with 16 environmental organizations (1) are launching the Zero Footprint Forest Pact for 2020 municipalities. For the municipal elections of 2020, this Pact proposes to the electoral lists to become forest ambassadors, integrating six objectives, accompanied by twenty-two measures

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When the forest burns

Publication of the book "Quand la forêt brûle - Penser la nouvelle catastrophe écologique" by Joëlle Zask, published by Premier Parallèle, July 2019 - 158 Pages. How can we understand this new and extremely worrying ecological phenomenon that are the "mega-fires", these gigantic and uncontrollable fires, which current technical means do not allow

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biodiversity

The intelligence of trees: another world, a new look at the forest

On September 27th, the documentary film "L'intelligence des arbres", based on the bestseller by Peter Wohlleen, a German forester, is released in France. It tells us how the tree society is organized. The scientists' discoveries about the exchange of food and information between the trees of a forest show a real mutual help, a real exchange of ideas, a real exchange of information between the trees of a forest.

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Fort McMurray Lights

Fort McMurray fires: strange flashback

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C’est un désastre écologique, humain et financier. Des milliers d’hectares de forêts sont détruites, les maisons brûlent, poussant les 100 000 habitants de Fort McMurray à un exode environnemental. Les scientifiques s’accordent à dire que ces incendies géants sont la conséquence du réchauffement climatique. Étrange retour de flamme pour cette ville

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Firesound

Une soucoupe volante pour détecter et éteindre les incendies de forêts

L’inventeur québécois Charles Bombardier a présenté le concept d’une soucoupe volante destinée à patrouiller dans les forêts afin de prévenir les incendies et d’éteindre les premiers feux à l’aide d’ondes sonores.   Charles Bombardier, petit-fils de l’inventeur du Canadair n’en est pas à son coup d’essai. C’est un inventeur prolifique

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