How fast tropical forests recover after deforestation has major consequences for climate change mitigation. A team including Smithsonian scientists discovered that some secondary tropical forests recover biomass quickly: … Sourced through Scoop.it from: phys.org Hope? Perhaps we would have hope if we reversed population growth and greenhouse gas emissions today. See on Scoop.it – GarryRogers…
A new U.S. Forest Service report, edited in partnership with Duke University, projects that drought will have far-reaching impacts on U.S. forests and grasslands in coming decades.
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What about logging, grazing, roads, transmission corridors, and recreation?
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