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Nine-year-old boy plants seed that yields 3 trillion trees - Plant-for-the-Planet campaign in which the world's children implore adults to stop talking, start planting. Seen here, Felix Finkbeiner with supporter Harrison Ford.

Nine-year-old boy plants seed that yields 3 trillion trees

A homework assignment has led to the world’s most comprehensive tree-counting project, which in turn stands to increase the value of upcoming missions from NASA and other space agencies.

Teen on Track to Plant a Trillion Trees! to help save future generations.  “If you let a monkey choose if he wants one banana now or six bananas later, the monkey will always chose the one banana now,” he said. “From this, we children understood we cannot trust that adults alone will save our future. To do that, we have to take our future in our hands.”

Starting his project as a nine-year-old, Felix Finkbeiner aims to restore the world’s forests. Teenager Is on Track to Plant a Trillion Trees Starting his project as a nine-year-old, Felix Finkbeiner aims to restore the world’s

At the age of nine, Felix Finkbeiner hatched a plan to plant a million trees in his native Germany. Now he's a global eco-superhero

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The who has the world planting trees At the age of nine, Felix Finkbeiner hatched a plan to plant a million trees in his native Germany. Now he's a global eco-superhero

Plant-for-the-Planet | Stop talking. Start planting.Felix Finkbeiner  hat ein grandioses projekt in angriff genommen und findet hoffentlich immer mehr investoren!

Plant-for-the-Planet | Stop talking. Start planting.Felix Finkbeiner hat ein grandioses projekt in angriff genommen und findet hoffentlich immer mehr investoren!

Felix Finkbeiner addresses United Nations with speech to open the International Year of Forests 2011 - YouTube

Felix Finkbeiner addresses United Nations with speech to open the International Year of Forests 2011

Revolution/ Révolution (Bilingual) (Blu-ray + DVD): Amazon.ca: Katharina Fabricius, Felix Finkbeiner, David Hannan, Emily Hunter, Rob Stewar...

Revolution/ Révolution (Bilingual) (Blu-ray + DVD): Amazon.ca: Katharina Fabricius, Felix Finkbeiner, David Hannan, Emily Hunter, Rob Stewar...

Felix Finkbeiner, ein Schuljunge hat eine Idee: Bäume für den Planeten pflanzen, damit das Klima besser wird und... plants for the planet...

Felix Finkbeiner, ein Schuljunge hat eine Idee: Bäume für den Planeten pflanzen, damit das Klima besser wird und... plants for the planet...

This 9 yr. old German boy, Felix Finkbeiner, planted a million trees! [He] had to do a school presentation on climate change. After some googling, he decided to speak about the Kenyan Nobel prize winner Wangari Maathai, who planted 45 million trees. This gave him the idea to plant a million trees. He achieved this in 2011. http://www.rtcc.org/2014/08/11/11-ways-young-people-have-revolutionized-the-climate-debate/#sthash.HjpdSrb1.XytiOUIr.dpuf

Children call at the UN for a common fight for their future - Felix Finkbeiner is speaking(en,fr,de)

leaf cut-outs for "plant for the planet" poster campaign

Leaf Illustrations

Cut Leaf Illustrations for ‘Plant for the Planet’. A wonderfully executed ad campaign by Legas Delaney for Plant for the Planet, using cut leaves symbolizing their ability to absorb

Current Climate Crisis in a Nutshell: Felix Finkbeiner talks at Urban Future Conference 2016 - YouTube

Current Climate Crisis in a Nutshell: Felix Finkbeiner talks at Urban Future Conference 2016

Sophia Thomalla Photos - (L-R) Karsten Lereuth, Karen Webb, Moritz Durlach, Alina Durlach, Sophia Thomalla, Felix Finkbeiner, Martin J. Krug, Michaela Merten and Dirk U. Hindrichs attend the Success for Future Award 2011 awards ceremony at Bayerischer Hof on April 14, 2011 in Munich, Germany. - Success For Future Award 2011 - Awards Ceremony

Sophia Thomalla Photos - 413 of 793 Photos: Success For Future Award 2011 - Awards Ceremony

Sophia Thomalla Photos - (L-R) Karsten Lereuth, Karen Webb, Moritz Durlach, Alina Durlach, Sophia Thomalla, Felix Finkbeiner, Martin J. Krug, Michaela Merten and Dirk U. Hindrichs attend the Success for Future Award 2011 awards ceremony at Bayerischer Hof on April 14, 2011 in Munich, Germany. - Success For Future Award 2011 - Awards Ceremony

Felix Finkbeiner Wants Kids to Plant Millions of Trees around the World

This quote suggests that the time has come to act to save our environment!

http://www.jci.cc/toypvote/?n=8 Liked für Felix Finkbeiner und macht ihn zum JCI TOYP Honoree!

http://www.jci.cc/toypvote/?n=8 Liked für Felix Finkbeiner und macht ihn zum JCI TOYP Honoree!

Felix Finkbeiner is a German youth who has found international fame because of his campaign to plant trees. It began as a class assignment when he was only 9 and has grown to international proportions.

At the age of nine, Felix Finkbeiner hatched the idea to plant one million trees in Germany.

Felix: Europäer des Jahres 2015 Plant-for-the-Planet-Gründer Felix Finkbeiner ist „Europäer des Jahres 2015“. Foto: Reader's Digest/Heinz Hess  Felix Finkbeiner, Gründer der Initiative Plant-for-the-Planet, ist „Europäer des Jahres 2015“. Mit dem von den europäischen Ausgaben der Zeitschrift Reader’s Digest vergebenen Titel wird das Engagement des 17-jährigen Schülers gewürdigt, die Erde vor dem Klimakollaps zu retten. (mehr auf der Webseite)

Plant for the Planet - die Berater für den Mittelstand