HRH Prince of Wales (that's His Royal Highness to you peasants) has launched an international online campaign to save the rainforests, appropriately monikered the Prince's Rainforests Project. Prince Charles is joined by his sons William and Harry, along with a few non-royal celebs like Daniel Craig, the Dalai Lama, and an animated frog, in connecting tropical deforestation with the battle against climate change. Quoth The Royal One: If we lose the battle against tropical deforestation, we lose the battle against climate change. The Prince specifically aims this online grassroots crusade at the international climate talks in Copenhagen this December, hoping …
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