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The Important Relationship between Forests and Air

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April 19th, 2016|Tags: , , |0 Comments

How exactly do forests affect the air we breathe? In this post, learn how tree canopy removes pollutants from the air and absorbs carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Forests not only improve air quality, but deforestation actively releases carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.

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Preserving Our Forests: An Interview with Ryan Reynolds

April 19th, 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

How did Ryan Reynolds fall in love with the majesty of the forests? Watch this interview with the actor and find out how his passion for the environment began. Ryan Reynold’s is the philanthropic ambassador for Eddie Bauer, who has partnered with American Forests to match donations for up to 75,000 trees.
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Celebrate Earth Month 2016 with American Forests and Our Partners

There are plenty of opportunities for your gift to have double the impact during Earth Month! Check out which of our partners will match your donation or plant trees on your behalf, and let’s celebrate Earth Month by restoring forests!
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The Outdoors is a Playground: An Interview with Ryan Reynolds

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April 18th, 2016|Tags: , |0 Comments

Twenty years of planting and protecting forests with Eddie Bauer just got even better. Check out their new philanthropic ambassador — actor and forest lover Ryan Reynolds. Watch this interview to find out what made him so passionate about conserving forests and protecting the environment.
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Forest Digest – Week of April 11, 2016

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April 15th, 2016|Tags: |0 Comments

How are NASA researchers changing the way we understand forest development? Find out in this week’s Forest Digest, giving you the latest forest news. Fascinating research describes how different species of trees exchange carbon via a vast fungi web and explain how climate change is threatening even the microbes in our soil.
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