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Forests provide safe, natural way to meet Paris climate goals

By Eleanor Hasenbeck

BOSTON – If tropical deforestation were a considered a country, it would rank third in global climate emissions. If left to grow, trees could mitigate 24 to 30 percent of total annual carbon emissions. 531 more words

AAAS Conference

Tree mortality epidemic in California forests keeps spreading

A task force set up by Gov. Jerry Brown is seeking solutions as drought, pests and other factors have killed 102 million trees in California forests since 2010. 39 more words

Capital Press

10 Reasons Why Kaziranga National Park should be on your bucket list

John Muir rightly said, “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” So to give clarity to our creative blocks we decided to pay a visit to the mighty Kaziranga National Park. 2,159 more words

Travel

Up the Creek? A journey up the Murray Darling

A decade ago, former Prime Minister John Howard announced a strategy to save the Murray-Darling Basin, ravaged by drought and overuse, “once and for all”. Now some states and communities say the pain of restoring the river is too great. 28 more words

Climate Change