13 May '11, 2pm

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day w/ stunning bird pics from Rnfrst Alliance Certified farms - that protect habitat!

Celebrate World Migratory Bird Day w/ stunning bird pics from Rnfrst Alliance Certified farms - that protect habitat!

1 of 8 For migratory birds, whose very survival depends on the conservation of habitat across borders, the conversion of forests to farmland poses a real threat. Through our work in agriculture, forestry and tourism, we’re helping to conserve habitat for both migratory and nonmigratory birds. A few examples... 2 of 8 Surrounded by waterfalls, lakes, forests and a volcano, the Hotel Catarata Río Celeste in Costa Rica has instituted a community reforestation project to plant over 2,000 native trees, which provide habitat to hummingbirds, blue jays, toucans and other birds. (Photo by Veronica Muñoz) 3 of 8 In North America, Domtar -- the continent’s largest producer of uncoated paper -- has committed to achieving Forest Stewardship Council certification on 100 percent of the land it owns and manages. Domtar-managed forests support a biologically diverse mix of species, such a...

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Migratory Bird Day

Migratory Bird Day

care2.com 14 May '11, 3pm

Today (and the second Saturday of May every year) is International Migratory Bird Day. As stated by the Environment for th...

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day Tomorrow, May 14 #fairtrade

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day Tomorrow, May 14...

treehugger.com 13 May '11, 2pm

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Costa Coffee, Kenco, Mars Honored by Rainforest Alliance

Costa Coffee, Kenco, Mars Honored by Rainforest...

greenbiz.com 11 May '11, 1am

Costa Coffee, the largest and fastest-growing coffee chain in the United Kingdom, has committed to sourcing all of its bea...

Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day with Conservancy and partners May 14, Carpenter Ranch in Colorado.

Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day with...

nature.org 06 May '11, 11pm

Join us in celebrating International Migratory Bird Day on May 14th at the Carpenter Ranch, home to over 140 species of mi...