forestry

Invasive species

This National Park in Patagonia Is Being Overrun With Invasive Canadian Trees

In North America, the lodgepole pine is facing historic die-offs. Southern Argentina has a different problem.
Scott Leitch
11.7.17
genetic sequencing

One of Earth's Largest Living Organisms Is About to Have Its Genome Sequenced

Scientists will sequence the genomes of the coast redwood and giant sequoia.
Kate Lunau
9.26.17
Comment

Forests, Not Coal, Are Where the Jobs Are

The Appalachians are home to some of the world’s most vibrant forests and sustainable use opportunities.
Andrew Goldberg
5.18.17
vancouver

How Mushrooms Could Help Replenish Forests After Clearcut Logging

Mycologists on Cortes Island are making the case to end the practice of slash burning in B.C. forestry.
Daniel J. Pierce
11.24.16
Science

Forget You’re Chained to Your Desk and Enter the Forest in Virtual Reality

Enjoy new 360-degree views of the forest every 15 minutes, every day, all year.
Carl Franzen
10.16.16
Canada

Why Climate Change Could Benefit Parts of Canada’s Boreal Forest

It could be a refuge for plants and animals as temperatures warm.
Kate Lunau
6.16.16
Canada

The Fort McMurray Wildfire Isn’t ‘Ironic.’ This Is How Climate Change Works

The poor and vulnerable will be hardest-hit.
Kate Lunau
5.5.16
environment

Wildfire Researchers Tell Us Why Our Future Is Flames

What's happening in Fort McMurray will become more common.
Emily Senger
5.5.16
News

How British Columbia Is Moving its Trees

And why other provinces have yet to follow suit.
Stephen Buranyi
1.20.16