New Book on Ginkgo Trees

An overview of Jimmy Shen’s new book, Ginkgo: The Living Fossil: Charles Robert Darwin once said Ginkgo is the living fossil. But many believe that wild Ginkgos are extinct. However, as a native of the TianMu Mountains, east China, I have been photographing wild Ginkgos for 3

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Amazon Rainforest Workshop – Summer 2019

Join CanopyMeg for research in the Amazon forest canopies during our 26th expedition for students, families and adventurers! Travel as a Citizen Scientist to the Amazon with California Academy of Sciences and Dr. Meg Lowman, Director of Global Initiatives & Senior Scientist in Plant Conservation. Dates: JulyRead more

World Rainforest Day is June 22nd

TREE Foundation is proud to celebrate World Rainforest Day on June 22nd. One way you can celebrate WRD is to donate to TREE’s rain forest research, education and exploration activities by using the button below. (For other methods of payment see our donation page.) Why are rainforests

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Amazon Citizen Science

Blast from the Past — citizen science expeditions to the Amazon immerse students, families and citizens in tropical science and conservation. This was our 2006 expedition, find out about our 2019 expedition by signing up for email updates at the TREE Foundation website: or follow us

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