Facts for Future

23rd October, 2019

In the dry parts of Senegal, Ecosia has increased the quality of water and the soil fertility.

Wait a second, what is Ecosia? Ecosia is a search engine that plants trees! About 45 searches = one tree! Through the search ads, Ecosia earns money and this money is used to plant trees all over the world.

In 2000, scientists said that 2 million hectares of rainforest are destroyed every year.


“Stop the Amazon Logging.” Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing), vol. 72, no. 9, Sept. 2000, p. 11. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mat&AN=3497276&site=ehost-live.

Ecosia. “What is Ecosia?” Ecosia, info.ecosia.org/what. Accessed 22 Oct. 2019.