“The Search Engine That’s Using Its Profits To Plant Millions Of Trees”


Ecosia, a search engine that reports more than 2 million active users, uses the advertising revenue it gets from people using the site to plant trees in Africa and Brazil. The site gives about 80 percentof its profits each month to tree-planting — an amount that evens out to $3.1 million over the last seven years.


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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

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