March 5, 2012
Asia Society, The Atlantic
Pulitzer Center photojournalist Sean Gallagher talks to the Asia Society about his reporting projects on China's environmental problems and his experience as a freelance journalist in China.
February 22, 2012
Unregulated harvesting, excessive development and failed reforestation efforts are the main reasons why the forests of southwest China are endangered.
January 19, 2012
Pulitzer Center grantee Sean Gallagher reflects on his reporting about deforestation in China and its impact on the giant panda.
September 21, 2011
Although official propaganda insists that China's forests are no longer in danger, over-harvesting and deforestation remain serious threats.
August 24, 2011
The Atlantic, Untold Stories
China is in danger of losing one of its most precious assets--the giant panda. Years of resource extraction and deforestation have destroyed the panda's natural habitat in the mountain ranges of...
August 12, 2011
After China's 1998 logging ban, attention turned to harvesting bamboo. The industry brings in millions of dollars each year for the country's economy.
August 2, 2011
With nearly 10,000 visitors a day, Jiuzhaigou National Park is an economic booster for the Sichuan Province.
July 26, 2011
Only a few communities in the Sichuan forest regions promote sustainable harvesting.
July 18, 2011
China has recently been placed on a new list that highlights the world's most threatened forest regions.