Tag: University of Helsinki

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.

Bring Urban Children To Nature

A new study outlines just why there should be a concerted push to ensure children of all ages encounter the wonders of the environment and nature at an early age. This is especially true for children who grow up in urban environments, who tend to see nature as something either a long way off, or simply as a means to feed them.