The shape and volume—not just area—of trees growing in a forest creates an added dimension to the ecological and evolutionary setting.
Managing to reduce the transport and arrival of alien species will not be cheap
the communities of plants worldwide are no longer “natural.”
Only with a population growth rate of zero might we have some hope for planetary stability.
Marijuana production by agribusiness will likely reduce direct impacts on nature
Recognizing that it is part of our nation’s heritage, the Wood Thrush is…protected by the Migratory Bird Protection Act (MBPA) of 1918.
Trees remove a lot of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere
When we lose a species, the bell tolls for us.
When we lose birds, we are witnessing the continued unraveling of nature that will leave behind a less healthy and impoverished world for the future.
We will spare nature by living in cities, but for a sustainable world, we will not pull ourselves up by our own bootstraps by living in cities.