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Leading expert on indigenous peoples in Brazil shot dead with arrow fired by remote tribe
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Leading expert on indigenous peoples in Brazil shot dead with arrow fired by remote tribe

Sep 11th 2020, 11:49 AM 32,806 Views 31 Comments

Rieli Franciscato was accompanied by a police patrol at the time.

Coillte to redesign nine Dublin forests for recreational uses and to support biodiversity
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# Woodlands

Coillte to redesign nine Dublin forests for recreational uses and to support biodiversity

Jun 20th 2019, 10:00 PM 19,754 Views 44 Comments

It comes following the launch of Coillte Nature – a multi-million euro project designed to deliver recreational projects across the country.

Floundering forests: The challenges facing the Irish forestry industry
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Floundering forests: The challenges facing the Irish forestry industry

May 8th 2018, 7:00 AM 29,244 Views 27 Comments

It will take 100 years to achieve the government’s target of 18% forestry cover, writes Dermot McNally.

YouTube star apologises for posting video of dead body in Japanese 'suicide forest'
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YouTube star apologises for posting video of dead body in Japanese 'suicide forest'

Jan 2nd 2018, 10:33 AM 72,078 Views 46 Comments

Broadcaster Piers Morgan reacted to the apology by calling Paul a “sick, twisted, heartless little p***k”.

Portugal in mourning as firefighters continue to battle deadly wildfire
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# Devastation

Portugal in mourning as firefighters continue to battle deadly wildfire

Jun 19th 2017, 10:43 AM 12,979 Views 9 Comments

At least 62 people died as the fire swept through central Portugal at the weekend.

Nasa has taken an aerial photo of Ireland's gorse fires as public warned of health risks
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# Up In Flames

Nasa has taken an aerial photo of Ireland's gorse fires as public warned of health risks

May 11th 2017, 9:49 PM 120,211 Views 62 Comments

There have been more than 100 serious gorse and forest fires in recent weeks.

Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys
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# Real-life Mowgli

Indian police attempting to identify young girl found living with monkeys

Apr 7th 2017, 12:59 PM 73,520 Views 24 Comments

The girl was discovered living with a pack of monkeys and walking on all fours in January.

'I did positive things': Injury-plagued Andy Reid retires from football
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# COYBIG

'I did positive things': Injury-plagued Andy Reid retires from football

Jul 29th 2016, 8:22 AM 7,919 Views 18 Comments

The midfielder is moving on from football as he turns 34.

"I walked alone"- Japanese boy who survived in the forest speaks about how he did it
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# Survival Story

"I walked alone"- Japanese boy who survived in the forest speaks about how he did it

Jun 7th 2016, 10:39 AM 37,533 Views 31 Comments

The story of Yamata Tanooka has gripped Japan.

Seven-year-old who was abandoned in bear-inhabited forest found alive
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# Japan

Seven-year-old who was abandoned in bear-inhabited forest found alive

Jun 3rd 2016, 7:16 AM 47,401 Views 91 Comments

The child was abandoned by his parents in the forest as punishment nearly a week ago.

Army deserter caught after spending 10 years hiding in a forest
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Army deserter caught after spending 10 years hiding in a forest

Nov 30th 2015, 3:00 PM 24,766 Views 22 Comments

The man was first drafted into the Russian military in 2003.

Going foraging this autumn? Stay away from those wild mushrooms
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# Careful Now

Going foraging this autumn? Stay away from those wild mushrooms

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:46 PM 32,819 Views 21 Comments

So far this year, 18 people have been poisoned.

Emaciated ex-racehorse dumped in field left to die finds new home
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# Animal Cruelty

Emaciated ex-racehorse dumped in field left to die finds new home

Mar 24th 2014, 9:01 PM 26,211 Views 51 Comments

The case of Forest is common one, said the ISPCA who will be talking about Forest and animal cruelty on RTE’s Prime Time this evening.

Column: Can big data save our planet’s forests?
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# Natural World

Column: Can big data save our planet’s forests?

Mar 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 146 Views 0 Comments

Are we winning the fight against deforestation? Now there’s a way to check – and hold businesses and governments to account, write Oliver Mylius and Hans Zomer.

Farmers warned not to start fires on their land
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# Burn

Farmers warned not to start fires on their land

Mar 14th 2014, 12:05 PM 11,879 Views 32 Comments

Thousands of acres of forestry has been burned in recent years.

Forestry Inventory finds 10.5% of Ireland’s total land area is forest
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# Forestry

Forestry Inventory finds 10.5% of Ireland’s total land area is forest

Dec 18th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,796 Views 43 Comments

There has been an increase in the private forestry estate of 4 per cent in the last six years.

First case of killer tree disease found in native Irish hedgerow
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# Ash Dieback

First case of killer tree disease found in native Irish hedgerow

Oct 7th 2013, 4:21 PM 15,912 Views 59 Comments

A total of 97 cases of the deadly fungus have now been found since the first one in October last year.

Fourth firefighter killed as wildfires rage in Spain and Portugal
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# Wildfires

Fourth firefighter killed as wildfires rage in Spain and Portugal

Aug 27th 2013, 3:37 PM 5,784 Views 2 Comments

The fires have consumed large parts of forests in the two countries.

California wildfire continues to blaze - and can be seen from space
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# California

California wildfire continues to blaze - and can be seen from space

Aug 27th 2013, 11:15 AM 6,543 Views 10 Comments

The cause has not been determined for the fire, but fire officials have expressed optimism about the situation.

Father and son found after 40 years living in Vietnamese forest
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# Treehouse

Father and son found after 40 years living in Vietnamese forest

Aug 10th 2013, 3:25 PM 41,889 Views 105 Comments

Ho Van Thanh, 82, and his son, Ho Van Lang, 42, emerged bedraggled from the remote mountainous region in an emaciated condition, wearing loincloths made from tree bark.

VIDEO: Andy Reid scores a cracker for Forest v Bolton
# Dinger
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# Dinger

VIDEO: Andy Reid scores a cracker for Forest v Bolton

Feb 17th 2013, 9:12 AM 4,785 Views 0 Comments

Are you watching, Giovanni?

Oh... okay: Forest appoint Alex McLeish as new manager
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# Big 'eck

Oh... okay: Forest appoint Alex McLeish as new manager

Dec 27th 2012, 8:46 PM 1,931 Views 5 Comments

This is not a drill.

Coveney announces €32m in grants for agri-food and forest research
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# Research

Coveney announces €32m in grants for agri-food and forest research

Nov 26th 2012, 6:41 PM 4,737 Views 22 Comments

The Minister said this publicly funded research would ultimately make a positive contribution to the government’s Action Plan for Jobs.

Ireland now has the 'second-smallest' forest area in Europe
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# Biodiversity

Ireland now has the 'second-smallest' forest area in Europe

Aug 30th 2012, 6:45 AM 26,398 Views 64 Comments

Just 10 per cent of Ireland’s land is now forest – one of the smallest in Europe proportionally – which experts say will have a substantial impact on biodiversity.

VIDEO: Squatter's secret treehouse in danger
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

VIDEO: Squatter's secret treehouse in danger

Apr 25th 2012, 8:30 PM 11,617 Views 18 Comments

The HemLoft, a self-funded secret dwelling with an uncertain future. What do you think of it?

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of capybaras from around the world
# Capybara Friday
# Capybara Friday

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of capybaras from around the world

Apr 20th 2012, 2:51 PM 3,975 Views 10 Comments

What do you mean you’ve never heard of them?