- Need help keeping your New Year’s resolutions? Forests can help keep you on track! — TreeHugger.com
There is traditionally a common theme among New Year’s resolutions. In this article, find out how forests can play a role in helping you achieve many of your goals this year!
- SAVE THE FORESTS OR THE TREES? — onEarth Magazine
We are well aware of how important forest conservation is in terms of fighting climate change. However, how well is the REDD system actually doing to conserve our forests?
- Climate change ‘a part of’ costliest U.S. fire season — ClimateWire
2015 resulted in the most expensive wildfire season in history, with the U.S. Forest Service spending $2.6 billion, or 52 percent of its budget, on fighting fires. And now, scientists say that climate change may be linked to the record-breaking season.
- Carbon Storage Shortage? Tropical Forests Are Storing Less Greenhouse Gas Than Thought — Nature World News
A recent study published in Nature Communications, reveals that tropical forests are storing less greenhouse gases than previously believed due to forest clearing.
January 8, 2016
Forest Digest – Week of January 4, 2016