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When New Roads Signal Nothing But Danger Ahead

Thanks to the Guardian for keeping us up to date with news, no matter how dismal, which in this case raises red flags about the future of our earth’s lungs: 347 more words

Conservation

City of Flagstaff Passes Walnut Canyon Resolution!!! #KeepItOpen

By a 5 to 2 vote, the Flagstaff City Council voted to supportĀ a resolution saying:

“Flagstaff City Council supports the continued protection of lands surrounding Walnut Canyon National Monument through a Congressional designation of a special management area, such as a National Conservation Area, to provide the highest level of protection for Federal land…” 371 more words

Recycling Nature's Leftovers, A Puzzle

Thanks, as always, to Conservation for the summary of important scientific findings:

DOES SALVAGE LOGGING MAKE THINGS BETTER OR WORSE?

When a serious wildfire rips through a forest, it has a tendency to kill nearly all the trees in its path.

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Routeburn Short Walk

One day soon we’ll get our butts in gear to book the DOC huts necessary to do the three day Routeburn tramp. Until that day comes, we will have to make do with the short walks at either end of the trail! 52 more words

New Zealand

Forests Are Life

We are happy, for the sake of the next generation(s), to read this news:

Restored Forests Aid Climate Change Efforts

By JUSTIN GILLIS 5:57 AM ET…

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Forests