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India Plants 50 Million Trees To Fight Climate Change

Reforestation Employed To Defend Ecosystems By Brian Clark Howard, National Geographic India reports that volunteers planted 49.3 million tree saplings on July 11, shattering the previous record for most trees planted in a single day. That record was set by … Continue reading

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China Reforestation Becoming A Global Model

Economic Growth Has Taken Its Toll On China’s Natural Resources The Chinese government has payed close attention to ecological and environmental issues for years. Contrary to popular belief, sustainability and environmental protection are long-term strategies vital to the country’s health … Continue reading

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Carbon Capture With Reforestation

Reforestation The Only Proven Carbon Capture Option Available Editor’s Note: A solid premise, but the best way to suck carbon dioxide from the atmosphere is with trees and other forms of greenery.  Governments may have to extract vast amounts of greenhouse … Continue reading

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Reforestation Offers New Hope For Haiti

Haitian Reforestation Vital To Stabilization Small farmers could play an important part in making Haiti – where just two percent of trees are still standing – green again. With a population of 10 million and Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of … Continue reading

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Urban Forestry Project Improves Watershed, Community

Urban Forestry Offers Many Benefits Thousands of trees planted at Charlottetown’s new well field site in Miltonvale Park are creating an environment for wildlife, an extra water source for residents and an educational tool for young students. The presence of … Continue reading

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Reforestation Project in China Earns Carbon Credits

Carbon Capture An Emerging Priority In China A project that has reforested 3,000 hectares of previously barren land in China’s southwest Guangxi is issuing its first carbon credits under the Clean Development Mechanism. The Facilitating Reforestation for Guangxi Watershed Management … Continue reading

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Reforestation Projects Planned For Southern Oregon

Applegate Valley Site Reforested With the Pilot Joe timber sale in the Applegate Valley as a backdrop early Tuesday morning, visiting policymakers from Washington, D.C., proclaimed the hybrid logging and restoration project a success. “I’m proud of this as a … Continue reading

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Reforesting Uganda’s Nile Basin

World Bank Tests Reforestation Model With a growing demand for wood products, Uganda must expand its wood resources substantially to reduce the strong pressure on the remaining natural forests. Uganda has one of the highest deforestation rates in the world … Continue reading

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