Tag: forest

Forest fires in California: Biggest tree in the world wrapped in a fireproof blanket

Forest fires in California: Biggest tree in the world wrapped in a fireproof blanket

General Sherman, the 83-meter-tall sequoia tree considered the largest tree in the world by volume, was wrapped in a fireproof bla ...
Is it a wake up call?  Forest fires and hurricanes become a regular misery

Is it a wake up call? Forest fires and hurricanes become a regular misery

Climate change is real. The sooner the world recognizes, the better. Recently, climate change has resulted in a flood of natu ...
Hong Kong children help the green group create the city’s first “tiny forest” to brave the heat

Hong Kong children help the green group create the city’s first “tiny forest” to brave the heat

On a scorching Monday morning in August, environmental activist Camilla Zanzanaini led a group of schoolchildren, each holding a tree sling, a shov ...
Fireman dies in forest fire in Spain when more than 900 were forced to evacuate

Fireman dies in forest fire in Spain when more than 900 were forced to evacuate

Wildfire has forced the evacuation of more than 900 people from the southern Spanish resort of Estepona, local authorities said on Thursday that it ...
“Violent” forest fires in France force evacuations near the glittering beach resort of Saint-Tropez

“Violent” forest fires in France force evacuations near the glittering beach resort of Saint-Tropez

French firefighters fought to contain a raging wildfire near the glittering Mediterranean resort of Saint-Tropez that evacuated thousands of reside ...