A new World Resources Institute (WRI) India paper explores how growing trees in agroforestry systems — a landscape restoration technique where farmers add trees to their land — and in and near cities can bring socio-economic and ecological benefits to people and the planet. The US Department of Agriculture defines agroforestry
Studies conducted recently show that in India frequent cyclone damage slows the recovery of mangroves and changes the forest composition in comparison to other regions that didn’t witness many cyclones, according to a Mongabay-India report.
Local police said on Saturday afternoon they had evacuated over 450 people from two hotels and 92 houses and that 60 officers were scouring the area for anyone that refused to move.
Researchers are pointing out that just planting trees is not a cure-all for tackling global warming and climate change, as recorded by multiple studies. Right from selecting the correct species to then monitoring and maintaining saplings and planning for large-scale tree plantation, effective tree plantation goes beyond just
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Friday called on office workers to throw sartorial caution to the wind and ditch their ties amid scorching summer temperatures.
The 380-foot tree is in the state’s Redwood National Park. Believed to be about 500-600 years old, it has been named Hyperion, after the Greek deity of heavenly light.