Tag: United States Forest Service

The Great Reversal is Under Way in our Forests

New research shows that forests in many regions across the planet are actually becoming larger carbon sinks, thanks to an increase in density, if not in spread. Europe and North America both saw increases in carbon storage despite little to no expansion of the forest areas.

Wetlands Disappearing to Urban Growth

A new study has created a working model that allows researchers to predict the risk of wetland loss based on featured and characteristics surrounding the wetland.