Trees help to slow climate change. They also improve air quality in urban areas. Don't cut down trees for a new home or for yet more agricultural land to feed yet more animals for meat, or for palm oil plantations. Your daily choices (what you buy) affect what happens to trees.
"＋2℃" melting animal design by Takeshi Kawano, Japan, on climate change and animal extinction, for Italian communication research centre, Fabrica. "images brought by raising 2℃ of the Earth’s temperature. The dead line. Due to the global problem, I made these images have an impact and a simplicity for more people to receive. With the prayer that not to become an actuality." http://kawanotakeshi.com/?p=19
Every minute, a football field-sized area of rainforest is cut down for palm oil, destroying the homes of thousands of species, including the endangered orangutan. Palm oil is in Ritz Crackers, Cheerios, Pringles, Easy Mac, Cool Whip...plus loads of other foods and beauty products. Click to find out more and how you can slowly phase these products out!!
Take a moment to absorb what is being said here... you are either part of the problem or part of the solution... ignoring the situation- being neutrality IS A HUGE PART OF THE PROBLEM seeing your activities ally with consumerism and the CORPORATIONS that profit from your support.