07 May '11, 3pm

The Mahogany Tree is considered an endangered species because of extensive logging. #WED2011

The Mahogany Tree is considered an endangered species because of extensive logging. #WED2011

So what has a tree done for me lately? SOUTH AMERICA Big Leaf Mahogany The high value of the Mahogany is well-known and its timber is of utmost importance to local communities. Did you know that it is considered an endangered species because of extensive logging, for timber, furniture, flooring and so on?

Full article: http://www.unep.org/wed/tree-a-day/bh-mahogany.asp

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