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One Indonesian Man Manages To Stop Drought And Bring Fortune To His Village By Planting 11,000 Trees

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A rural countryside in Indonesia has one man to thank for saving their drought-prone village. 65-year old Pak Sadiman is a local farmer and father of two who lives in... One Indonesian Man Manages To Stop Drought And Bring Fortune To His Village By Planting 11,000 Trees... full article here... read more

Forestry Technique To Avoid Cutting Down Trees

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See themindunleashed.com " Japan's Ancient Forestry Technique Produces High-Grade Lumber With No Need to Chop Down Trees. The daisugi technique, like bonsai, is a forestry technique that involves heavily pruning the mother tree which allows narrow saplings to shoot upwards. "Pictures o... read more

Small Trees Could Form The Basis Of More Drought-Resistant Rainforests

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Read the rest of the article at Small-trees-form-basis-drought-resistant-rainforests.html "UK scientists found that small trees in a water-deprived area of the rainforest showed increased capacity for photosynthesis and leaf..."DISCLAIMER: We are not medical professionals but can comprehe... read more

The 'Urban Forests' Of New York Revealed: New Study Finds The City Has Five Million Trees

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Read the rest of the article at dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-6468641/The-urban-forests-New-York-revealed-New-study-finds-city-five-MILLION-trees.htmlMost visitors think of New York's Parks as the only place to find trees. However, a new study found New York City has over 5 million 'forested n ... read more

Telling Our Tree Stories

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Read the rest of the article at Protecting our planet "In turbulent times, being in nature among the trees can offer a vital sense of calm, solace, and inspiration. Here, we share the stories of people who've devoted their professional lives to eco-advocacy. And this Earth Day, they share why ... read more

Time For Trees

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Time for Trees. Another worthy cause. "Humankind is All organic lifeforms are facing a crisis: our ability to survive and thrive is at risk. Air and water pollution is rampant. Weather patterns are shifting at an alarming rate. Poverty is widespread. The entire globe is battling poor health fo ... read more

Leave The Trees, Please

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Another reason for short-sighted land developers to leave as many trees as possible when destroying/preparing the site for the next new neighborhood. See Watching birds near your home is good for your mental health "People living in neighborhoods with more birds, shrubs and trees are less li ... read more


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