Tag: trees

October 12, 2021
To save forests, researchers are connecting trees to Twitter

Sensor equipped trees can gather huge amounts of data, and they are taking to Twitter to share it with the world.

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September 21, 2021
Romanian forests, Europe's biodiversity heartland, are at risk

Romanian forests are disappearing at an alarming rate due to illegal logging which corrupt state institutions have been unable to curb.

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July 27, 2021
Estonia facing €100,000 per day fines for logging in protected forests

Estonia, like Poland, is facing potential big fines if it does not stop the practice of logging in protected forest areas.

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July 26, 2021
Monks Wood Wilderness - What really happens when we let land rewild

Should we reforest or rewild, and just how does rewilding work anyway? Monks Wood shows a unique 60 year old example

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June 3, 2021
How tree bark and compost can turn into plane wings and trash bags

Trees, crops and organic waste can be transformed into plastics used to make everything from rubbish bags to plane wings.

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May 28, 2021
What would happen if the entire tropics were reforested?

What would happen if all the farmland in the tropics, from Brazil to Congo and Indonesia, was abandoned and turned back into forests?

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May 24, 2021
Planting trees is not enough, we have to restore forests

Planting trees is great, but it is not enough. We need to stop deforestation and to restore existing forests worldwide.

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April 10, 2021
ED Interview: Karolis from Pasodink Medį

We talked to Karolis from Lithuanian tree planting project Pasodink Medį about what they are doing and why it is important.

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April 2, 2021
Latvia gave protected status to almost 1000 'great trees' in 2020

Last year, the Latvian Nature Conservation Agency registered almost a thousand new Dižkoki, bringing the total to over 11,500.

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March 29, 2021
That 'Certified' label may not mean all that you think it does

A look at whether that 'Certified' or 'Forest Certified' label on your new purchase really stands for everything that you would like it to.

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