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Verle's old growth forest Sweden Help save


Written in Projects: 02/18/09, 13:45:37 by jonathan  | Print article  | View all categories.
Verle's old growth forest Sweden Help save
UPDATE: FEB 17TH 2009
One month left before deadline comes and on the 19th of March the whole forest is logged down. destroyed with all its inhabitants, if not enough money is raised.
Please help by donating whatever you can, and by clicking every day!!!  Losing this forest would be a loss for the whole humanity, not only for the animals who live there and for the precious old trees and rare plants!!!
Facts about Verle's old growth forest
82 hectares.
Located in Verle within the City Council of Ale (approximately 50 km northeast of Gothenburg).
The forest mainly consists of old pine trees with some birch and juniper together with occasional oak and alder. The forest has three small lakes and a few smaller springs. 
A large part of the forest is classified as a "naturvärdesobjekt" according to a survey by The Swedish National Board of Forestry. A "naturvärdesobjekt" is a forest with ecological values. 
According to the City Council of Ale, this forest has unique natural and biological values. - The local environmental group (SNF in Ale) has worked for more than 20 years trying to protect it. 
This forest is a very important habitat for a wide range of bird species, -more than 52 different bird species have been spotted. Amongst these are black grouse, capercaillie, cuckoo as well as many different species of owl and woodpecker and many others. These birds need this forest for survival. 
Many endangered plant species has been spotted.  
The forest is very beautiful and easy to walk through and important for recreational purposes.
 

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SUPER URGENT ALERT!!! PLEASE CLICK DAILY, SPREAD AROUND FAR AND WIDE AND IF YOU CAN DONATE WHATEVER YOU CAN, EVERY DOLLAR MAKES A BIG DIFFERENCE!!!
Verle's Old Growth Forest will be logged and destroyed together with all the animals and endangered species it hosts if not enough money is raised by March!!! Please help, keep this circulating!
The Swedish Government will not protect it, and we're about to lose one of the biggest patrimonies of humanity...one of the last bits of UNSPOILT OLD GROWTH VIRGIN FOREST in Europe!!! Please don't let this happen!!!
We're about to lose one of the bigges patrimonies of humanity and of the whole world 

Please watch this beautiful video to see this magnificent forest!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AzAw76E9_BI

http://ettklickforskogen.se/index.php?option=com_aclickfortheforest&Itemid=54