The possum is the state's faunal emblem. It was previously listed by then-environment minister Greg Hunt as critically-endangered. Last year, it was found through a survey that the population of the possum in the protected forest has reached 1,500.
Romania races to save some of Europe’s remaining virgin forests through a new technology that would enable environmentalists and citizens to monitor threatened woodland.
Illegal logging is destroying ecologically important forests around the worl. Much of the timber is being used to produce expensive furniture and flooring.
Five anthropological factors independent of climate change will radically alter US Northern forests 50 years from now, a US Forest Service study reports.