Wonder Trees: The Quest to Reforest a Million Mangroves

Celebrated every year on July 26, the International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem is a day to raise awareness of the importance of mangrove ecosystems as “a unique, special and vulnerable ecosystem”. A unique initiative brings private and nonprofit partners together to restore one of MotherContinue Reading

Environment: The crying trees - Newspaper

Here I stand, badly damaged and awfully hurt, looking at my dreadful enemies who seem careless and happy, knowing what their kind has done to our kind. My trunk is pressed against hard bricks and I am in excruciating pain. My branches don’t have space and my leaves are tangledContinue Reading

Amazing planet: Trees′ magical underground ′social network′ | Environment | All topics from climate change to conservation | DW

Trees wouldn’t be able to survive if it weren’t for the massive networks of fungi operating below ground.  Out of sight, these microscopic fungal filaments pervade the soil, much like a subterranean internet, helping connect plants and trees to each other.   They can use this system — sometimes called the “woodContinue Reading

Create a drought-tolerant garden environment for your trees and plants with these expert tips – Orange County Register

Southern California homeowners who have turned their yards into lush green oases filled with grass, trees and vegetable gardens may be in for a challenging summer as temperatures rise and drought-driven water restrictions take effect in parts of the region. The instinct may be to scramble to save everything, but agriculturalContinue Reading

China will aim to plant and conserve 70 billion trees by 2030

Four leading industrial clusters in the Netherlands, Belgium and the US today announced that they are working together with the World Economic Forum to reduce their carbon emissions faster through the Transitioning Industrial Clusters towards Net Zero initiative. Launched at COP26 in November 2021, the initiative aims to accelerate theContinue Reading

Apps that plant trees are booming. But are they helping?

Thanks to the wonders of modern technology, you can now plant trees without ever getting your hands dirty. You can plant trees — real ones, in the real world — when playing a video game on a PlayStation. You can plant trees when playing a game on your phone. Heck,Continue Reading