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Monthly Archives: December 2010


Giving trees back to the forest

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Brazil: Building a ‘Reforestation Economy’

Brazil: Building a ‘Reforestation Economy’ in the Mata Atlântica, Inter Press Service, Wednesday, December 15, 2010 (posted by Global Issues) This article mirrors the work we are doing in the state of Sao Paulo, working in cooperation with the Nativas…

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Rainforest children promise not to cut their trees

This is a translation of the letter I received from the children of Cunha, who received our gift of 1,000 trees. It is read aloud in this video, by Marcelo Michaelson, who helped me envision my project when I was…

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Bio-indicator of a Healthy Rainforest

This photo of a pink lichen was taken at the site of our tree planting in Cunha. It is one of the bio-indicators of a healthy rainforest and pure air quality. Let’s hope to see it spread…

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Plant a Christmas Tree in the Rainforest Today

Plant a Christmas Tree in the Rainforest – where it can grow to maturity and sink a ton of carbon – where it can help to create clouds that will transform global warming to global cooling – where it can…

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Homeschool Subject: Reforestation

Some of our tree sponsors were homeschoolers from Los Angeles, and one of our Cunha recipients is a homeschooler as well. She helped her father tag the trees for sun or shade, and will participate in the planting of the…

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Trees for Cunha come Home

I’m still receiving photos of the trees we delivered to the community of Cunha, for reforestation. Here a batch arrives by the most popular local transportation method – VW bug. These trees will be planted near the water source of…

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Planting the Waterway in Cunha

Another photo just arrived, showing some of our trees being planted next to a waterway in Cunha. It will be so great to come back to these same sites a year from now to see the difference…

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Rainforest ECObank Trees Find Home

Just got this photo of some of our trees being taken home for planting in Cunha. Every cell of my being is smiling : )

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Believe it first, See it later. FLOW.

Okay. So you’ve seen “The Secret” and read about the Law of Attraction, maybe even practiced what you read a bit, then gave up, thinking nothing was happening. I’m writing today, to remind us all, to HOLD the Vision and…

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