Global Warming Tree_Bombing_infographic

Published on March 24th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan


Tree Bombing [INFOGRAPHIC]

March 24th, 2011 by

Well, yeah, my initial thoughts were: how much energy does it require to plant the trees using planes, will the trees really be planted properly, and is this really green? If the info below is even close to correct, it seems that this is green and one environmentally-friendly use of airplanes (one of the only ones). Looks like a pretty ingenious idea.

tree bombing to help offset carbon emissions

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via WellHome

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