Forests


High Ocean Temperatures Lead to Tropical Fish Causing Kelp Forests Destruction

High Ocean Temperatures Lead to Tropical Fish Causing Kelp Forests Destruction

There is the occurrence of high oceanic temperatures which lead to tropical fish causing kelp deforestation....

Nov 15 2016, 4:24am CST

Secondary Forests Can Reduce Climate Change

Secondary Forests Can Capture Carbon and Help Mitigate Climate Change

If all the cleared out forests are allowed to regrow, the young trees can help trap carbon from the atmosphere and mitigate cli...

May 14 2016, 7:05am CDT

Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests linked to Wildlife Conservation

Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests linked to Wildlife Conservation

Conserving wildlife can benefit carbon storage in tropical forests across the world and contribute to controlling global warmin...

Apr 26 2016, 7:34am CDT

Drought Changes Cimate of Rocky Mountain Forests After Fire

Drought Changes Climate of Rocky Mountain Forests After Fire

The dry conditions have changed the climate of forests after fires broke out in them....

Mar 22 2016, 6:13am CDT

China’s Forests Recovering After Years of Conservation Efforts, Says Study

China’s Forests Recovering After Years of Conservation Efforts, Says Study

The forest conservation program implemented by the Chinese government a decade ago is showing signs of success....

Mar 20 2016, 10:02pm CDT

Deciduous forests and climate change

Climate Change Is Threatening Dark Taiga Trees; Boreal, Coniferous Forests

Scientists have already made it clear that climate change is affecting everything on Earth, from man to insects to fishes and p...

Feb 24 2016, 11:40am CST

Nearly all US Forests are Threatened by Droughts, Study Claims

Nearly all US Forests are Threatened by Droughts, Study Claims

Forests nationwide are feeling the heat from prolonged droughts and climate change....

Feb 23 2016, 1:27am CST

Madagascar’s Forest are Destroyed by Human Settlers 1,000 Years Ago: Study

Madagascar’s Forests Destroyed by Human Settlers 1,000 Years Ago: Study

Research suggests that forests in Madagascar were not destroyed by climate change or any natural disaster. Humans set fire to t...

Feb 22 2016, 8:45am CST

Dark Green Conifer Forests are Increasing Global Warming, Study Reveals

Europe's Dark Green Forests are Increasing Global Warming, Study Reveals

Trees are supposed to stop climate change but some types of trees cannot produce desired results...

Feb 5 2016, 8:52pm CST

Droughts May Have More Devastating Effects on Forests than Thought: US Forest Service Study

Droughts Have More Devastating Effects on Forests than Thought: US Forest Service Study

U.S. Forest Service releases a detailed study on the effects of drought for forests and rangelands....

Feb 2 2016, 2:09am CST

Liana Vines Deprive Forests Of Carbon, Leading To Death Of Trees

Liana Vines Deprive Forests Of Carbon, Leading To Death Of Trees

A new study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has revealed that woody vines or lianas deprive tr...

Oct 14 2015, 6:10am CDT