Claims Of Successful Genetically Engineered Tree Sterility Overblown

By Anne Petermann, -

U.S.–In an apparent effort to allay serious public and scientific concerns about contamination threats from genetically engineered (GE) trees, on August 3rd researchers at Oregon State University [...]

Planet Loses Tree Cover Size Of New Zealand In One Year

By Morgan Erickson-Davis, -

By Morgan Erickson-Davis for The Campaign to Stop GE Trees - Last year the world lost an area of tree cover the size of New Zealand, according to satellite data. That’s around 29.7 million [...]

People Say ‘No’ To First-Ever GE Forest Proposed For US

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By Staff of GJEP - Washington, DC — Well over a quarter of a million people and 500 organizations submitted comments yesterday rejecting the commercialization of ArborGen Inc.’s genetically [...]

1.5 Million Volunteers Plant 66 Million Trees In 12 Hours

By Lorraine Chow, -

By Lorraine Chow for Nation of Change - The central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh set a new Guinness World Record on Sunday after 1.5 million volunteers planted more than 66 million tree [...]

Activists Arrested Protesting Genetically Modified Trees

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By Global Ecology Justice Project - A plan by activists to inform Andrew Baum, President and CEO of ArborGen that over 250,000 people signed letters and petitions [1] rejecting Genetically [...]

“Blued Trees.” Art To Stop A Pipeline?

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By Sane Energy Project - Many are familiar with the Canadian artist who stopped an oil pipeline from crossing his property by copyrighting the top 6″ of his soil. Now, an American artist has been [...]