28 Jun '11, 7pm

Logging company fined $100 million for illegal logging in Papua New Guinea via @mongabay

Pictures: Turquoise 'dragon' among 1,000 new species discovered in New Guinea (06/27/2011) Scientists discovered more than 1,000 previously unknown species during a decade of research in New Guinea, says a new report from WWF. While the majority of 1,060 species listed are plants and insects, the inventory includes 134 amphibians, 71 fish, 43 reptiles, 12 mammals, and 2 birds. Among the most notable finds: a woolly giant rat, an endemic subspecies of the silky cuscus, a snub-fin dolphin, a turquoise and black 'dragon' or monitor lizard, and an 8-foot (2.5-m) river shark. Papua New Guinea suspends controversial grants of community forest lands to foreign corps (05/06/2011) The government of Papua New Guinea yesterday suspended its controversial Special Agricultural and Business Leases program which has granted logging and plantation development concessions to mostly foreign...

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