Tokenizing forests could help tackle the world’s ecological crisis

As the camera pans to trees in the Borneo jungle being felled in Netflix’s “A Life on our Planet” documentary, David Attenborough shares how he has seen with his own eyes how the ‘flat hazy-green blanket of the jungle’ has radically transformed since the 1970s. Vast tracts cut down to make way for palm oil plantations. I silently cried stop, please stop, as the tree toppled…