2011 International Year of Forests

What is a forest? The United Nations has proclaimed 2011 to be the International Year of Forests. This is not for nothing, because the lungs of the earth are entitled to our undivided attention. Without forests, life on earth would be impossible. In this series of articles we will therefore take a look at forests. The Curacaoan forest The word forest arouses different feelings in people. For many it signifies a large pristine area hosting a collection of trees, others […] Read more »