Forests

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
trees
"We have solutions ready to go; we're just missing the political will to act."
Julia Conley, staff writer
Developers of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project planned for the pipeline to...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
'I know we are only of the size of a grain of sand but we make a huge...

Further

Bad news on all sides on our human propensity for taking without thinking. A new study finds researchers have "grossly underestimated" the impact on the Amazon rainforest of logging and other human activity, even as California park rangers combat a surge in nightime bandits - aka "midnight burlers" - poaching the burl from old-growth redwoods to sell for furniture. The tallest trees on earth, old-growth redwoods once covered almost 2,000,000 acres of California; today, less than 5% of that...