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Forest News
May 20, 2019

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Data collected from over 1 million forest plots reveals patterns of where plant roots form symbiotic relationships with fungi ... read more
Accelerated tree growth caused by a warming climate does not necessarily translate into enhanced carbon storage, an international ... read more
Larch trees in the permafrost forests of northeastern China -- the northernmost tree species on Earth -- are growing faster as a result of climate change. A new study of ... read more
Researchers report that the distribution of forest types worldwide is based on the relationships plant species forged with soil microbes to enhance their uptake of nutrients. ... read more
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Hunting Jeopardizes Forest Carbon Storage, Yet Is Overlooked in Climate Mitigation Efforts

The loss of animals, often due to unregulated or illegal hunting, has consequences for the carbon storage capacity of forests, yet this link is rarely mentioned in high-level climate policy ... read more

Forest fires are causing snow to melt earlier in the season, a trend occurring across the western US that may affect water supplies and trigger even more fires, according to a new ... read more

Researchers trekked through the forests and coffee fields of Costa Rica to study how tropical birds were faring in a changing agricultural landscape. Through painstaking banding of individual birds, ... read more

Neotropical Cloud Forests to Lose What Most Defines Them: Clouds

In as few as 25 years, climate change could shrink and dry 60-80% of Western Hemisphere cloud forests, finds a study published today. If greenhouse gas emissions continue increasing as they have ... read more

Tree Dens Play a Critical Role in Panda Lifestyle

An international team of conservationists highlights the importance of tree dens as a choice for pandas raising infants in native habitats. The study analyzed the difference in microhabitats of cave ... read more

How Much Nature Is Lost Due to Higher Yields?

The exploitation of farmland is being intensified with a focus to raising yields. The degree to which yields actually increase as a result and the extent of the simultaneous loss of biological ... read more

Volunteer Birdwatching Survey Shows Effects of Temperatures on Population of Jays

A study has used data collected by volunteer bird watchers to study how the importance of wildlife habitat management for British birds depends on changing ... read more

The Carbon Offset Market: Leveraging Forest Carbon's Value in the Brazilian Amazon

As companies seek and are required to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, the world's carbon markets are expanding. A government-run program in the Amazon rainforest in northwestern Brazil ... read more

A few years ago, the Peruvian government launched a program to protect the rainforest. However, an analysis shows that its effect is small. But the researchers also have good news: Three measures ... read more

Human History Through Tree Rings: Trees in Amazonia Reveal Pre-Colonial Human Disturbance

The Brazil nut tree (Bertholletia excelsa) is well known around the world today and has been an important part of human subsistence strategies in the Amazon forest from at least the Early Holocene. ... read more

A groundbreaking two-year study in southern Oregon found greater abundance and diversity of wild bees in areas that experienced moderate and severe forest fires compared to areas with low-severity ... read more

Human-caused pollution spurs the production of climate-changing particles known as secondary organic aerosols much more than previously thought. Researchers made the finding by analyzing air samples ... read more

International plans to restore forests to combat global warming are flawed and will fall far short of meeting 1.5C climate targets, according to new ... read more

Counties With More Trees and Shrubs Spend Less on Medicare

A new study finds that Medicare costs tend to be lower in counties with more forests and shrublands than in counties dominated by other types of land cover. The relationship persists even when ... read more

EU Consumption Results in High Carbon Emissions from Tropical Deforestation, Studies Show

A sixth of all emissions resulting from the typical diet of an EU citizen can be directly linked to deforestation of tropical forests. Two new studies shed new light on this impact, by combining ... read more

Relationships between tree diversity and pest diversity follow a hump-shaped curve. That's the finding of a national study of US forests that compared two county-level data ... read more

A new study shows that damage inflicted on trees in Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria was unprecedented in modern times, and suggests that more frequent big storms whipped up by warming climate could ... read more

When More Women Make Decisions, the Environment Wins

When more women are involved in group decisions about land management, the group conserves more - particularly when offered financial incentives to do so, according to a new ... read more

Alpine Tundra Releases Long-Frozen CO2 to the Atmosphere, Exacerbating Climate Warming

Thawing permafrost in high-altitude mountain ecosystems may be a stealthy, underexplored contributor to atmospheric carbon dioxide ... read more

Predicted Deforestation in Brazil Could Lead to Local Temperature Increase Up to 1.45°C

A new model quantifies how forest change affects local surface temperatures by altering sunlight-reflection and evapotranspiration properties, and predicts that Brazilian deforestation could result ... read more

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