New studies see an increase in carbon storage and the value of carbon sequestration in natural systems.
Posts Tagged ‘forests’
How important are salamanders to their ecosystem and the planet? Very!
Ant researcher Brian Fisher looks at life on a different scale than most people.
The natural endowments of birds vary in so many ways!
Healthy ecosystems often rely on secret agents. Not spies, but organisms that might not seem to have an obvious connection to a natural community.
By Molly Michelson In ecosystems, every organism plays a part. From the smallest microbe to the fiercest predator to the tallest tree, each species contributes to making its community healthy. But this role isn’t always obvious. Take the colorful toucan and the palm tree Euterpe edulis in the Brazilian rainforest. Scientists have long understood that […]
A new study promotes slowing climate change through indigenous lands and protected areas.