International Day of Forests

Today, March 21st , is the International Day of Forests. For Greenpeace, every day is a day to celebrate forests. We campaign to protect forests because of the vast range of amazing biodiversity they support, because they capture and contain climate changing greenhouse gases, because they are home to millions of people and because without healthy thriving forests, planet Earth cannot sustain life.

Natural peatland forest in Sungai Sembilang Nature Conservation Park in South Sumatra.

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The United States of Oil Spills (25th Anniversary of Exxon Valdez)

Video | March 21, 2014 at 9:06

How many oil spills will it take, America?

What We Do: Protecting Ancient Forests

Video | March 6, 2014 at 9:45

Join campaigner Rolf Skar on a walk through Muir Woods and a tour of Greenpeace's Forest Campaign. With your help, our goal of zero deforestation worldwide is within reach.

What We Do: Stopping Climate Change

Video | March 6, 2014 at 9:43

Look to the future with Director of Energy Campaigns Gabe Wisniewski. Together we can take on big energy companies, make the switch to renewables, and stop climate change.

What we do: Oceans

Video | March 6, 2014 at 9:41

Dive into Greenpeace's Oceans campaign and learn how you can help us stop overfishing, end commercial whaling, and create worldwide marine reserves - including the Bering Sea.

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