BBC Radio 4 launches monthly series on forests with Charlotte Streck

BBC Radio 4 launches monthly series on forests with Charlotte Streck

BBC Radio 4 is launching a monthly series on forests – over the course of the year Climate Focus co-founder and director Charlotte Streck will analyze different aspects on the importance of  forests and deforestation. With data provided by the World Resources Institute’s online platform Global Forest Watch and the context provided by Charlotte, listeners can learn what makes a forest, how forest can help slow down global heating, why agricultural land use is endangering tropical forests and many other aspects.

Listen in to the first episode (Minute 35'-44') which explains exactly what qualifies as a forest and why deforestation matters.