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Monday, November 12, 2018
Africa’s strangest trees are stranger than thought—and they’re dying mysteriously »
Africa’s baobab tree looks like something from a Dr. Seuss book. When young, the species...
Thursday, October 25, 2018
New tree project targets private land »
Where others see parking lots, streets and sidewalks, Valerie Magnuson sees plains, &...
Monday, October 22, 2018
Earth’s dry zones support a surprising number of trees »
Earth’s dry regions have more trees than once thought — a hopeful note in the fight against...
Thursday, October 11, 2018
ON THE GREEK ISLAND OF CHIOS, ONE TREE RULES THEM ALL »
It takes a little bit of pressure to lodge the tip of a pick into the bark and pull it across the tree in...
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Chronicles of the Sacramento Elms »
Sacramento, the City of Trees. Our streets canopied by that signature tree. The  ...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
All The Forests In The World From A Single Layer Of Cells »
  From ancient European beech trees to gigantic Californian redwoods and Australian mountai...
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Antarctica was once covered in forests. We just found one that fossilized. »
It was summer in Antarctica , and Erik Gulbranson and John Isbell were on the hunt....
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Will genetically modified eucalyptus trees transform southern forests? »
Now that many U.S. farmers have grown used to genetically modified (GM) soy and corn, the...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Survival and restoration of China's native forests imperiled by proliferating tree plantations »
  China's reforestation efforts have led to an increase in tree cover by 32 percent but the...
Friday, April 27, 2018
ARBOR DAY 2018 FACTS: THE OLDEST TREE IN THE WORLD, HOW FORESTS IMPROVE HUMAN HEALTH »
  Trees are an important part of ecosystems around the world. Most people know that they bre...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
A Plan for New York City’s Forests. Yes, Forests. »
Sarah Charlop-Powers was comparing New York City’s forests to its subways.  ...
Monday, April 9, 2018
Some Forests Survive Drought by “Tree Fracking” »
  The drought that punished California from 2010 to 2015 killed more than 100 million trees...
Friday, February 23, 2018
Do Trees Talk to Each Other? »
  I'm walking in the Eifel Mountains in western Germany, through cathedral-like groves of oa...
Monday, February 5, 2018
This one kind of tree threatens South Mississippi forests »
  Chicken tree, Candleberry tree, Florida Aspen. Ever heard of them? You might know this tre...
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
First New Species of Temperate Conifer Tree Discovered in More Than a Decade »
  It's not every day—or even every decade—that a new species of conifer is found in the worl...
Thursday, June 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Alive Since The 1600s, An Oak Tree Is Taken Down In Washington, D.C. »
  Generations have come and gone under its branches. Its leaves soaked up rays from the sun...
Monday, June 5, 2017
Effort Under Way to Set Aside Old-Growth Forests in Every County »
By Public News Service An effort is under way to designate an old-growth forest in every county in the United State...
Tuesday, May 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vermont Researchers Speed Up Tree Aging Process To Create Old Growth »
Scientists at the University of Vermont are engineering trees to look and act like old-growth forests. There is less than...
Friday, May 12, 2017
Everything You Need to Know About the Elliott State Forest's Future »
The Oregonian An existential question was resolved this week: The Elliott State Forest, the 82,500-acre tract in Co...
Friday, November 18, 2016
New Aerial Survey Identifies More Than 100 Million Dead Trees in California »
Federal surveyors found an additional 36 million dead trees across California since its last aerial survey in May, bringin...