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Forest Digest: September 9, 2018

September 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Forest Digest|Tags: , , , |

Check out what’s happened this week in forestry news!

Global Climate Action Summit Set For Sept. 12-14 – SFGATE

American Forests will be joining hundreds of other international leaders, activists, businesses and organizations in San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit to discuss ways to continue combating climate change.

Arizona Trail Association Marks 50th Anniversary Of National Trail System Act – KNAU

The National Trail System Act marked its 50th anniversary this year, meaning celebrations for iconic trails across the country, including the Arizona Trail.

Calif. proposes to reward rainforest preservation – E&E News

Regulators proposed a standard to reward tropical regions for keeping forests intact.

Houston trees struggling after drought, heat, Harvey Texarkana Gazette

Extreme weather patterns from climate change are causing ‘zombie trees’ – trees that look alive but actually have dead root systems.

September 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Forest Digest|Tags: , , , |