News of recent studies has revealed that an estimated 390 billion trees are growing in Amazonia today, consisting of an approximate 16,000 species. 227 of these species are termed “hyperdominant”, […]
Here is a photo of the forest on Mt. Tamalpais on a grey foggy day.
Here are some photos I’ve taken over the past few days of random mushroom species that have been popping up. It’s that time of year. I took a stab at […]
A large clearing on Mt. Tamalpais. Click photo to enlarge….
(From the BBC) Fenland Black Oak: 5000-year-old tree found in Norfolk The trunk of a giant oak-tree, thought by experts to be more than 5000 years old, has been unearthed […]
Trees breathing new life into French agriculture (From the Guardian) Agroforestry, the traditional practice of growing crops around trees, is regaining popularity in parts of France By Tiphaine Honoré Guardian […]
LiDAR survey carried out by field teams from the University of Houston (UH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM), has mapped a remote […]
I haven’t uploaded anything here in a while because I’m currently in Jalisco, Mexico on a project site with very limited internet access. I should have some interesting photos up […]
Loss of City Trees Costs Billions Analysis by Sarah Simpson Tue Feb 28, 2012 05:30 AM ET Tree cover in American cities is shrinking, and it could be costing taxpayers […]
Article extracted from www.takepart.com It’s Not a Fairytale: Seattle to Build Nation’s First Food Forest By Clare Leschin-Hoar Link to original article Forget meadows. The city’s new park will be […]
This image of the Peruvian Amazon rainforest canopy was created by bouncing a laser beam off the canopy at 400,000 times per second with a Lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) […]
This explains why modern people are so inclined to be loud and obnoxious when walking in the forest…
Ancient Human Trash Heaps Gave Rise to Everglades Tree Islands, Research Suggests Link to original article Everglades National Park Florida USA. Garbage mounds left by prehistoric humans might have […]