Tree Shaping: Roots of an Ever Growing Art

by Leah Feor October 25, 2016

Tree Shaping

One of the most exciting things about growing a green economy is the creativity and innovation that it inspires. 

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Inspirational Quotes About Trees

by Leah Feor October 18, 2016

Inspirational Quotes About Trees

From philosophers to entrepreneurs, modern day poets to historical writers, trees have long been a subject of interest and a topic of discussion. 

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Have You Watched The Biggest Story Of Our Time?

by Leah Feor October 14, 2016

Years of Living Dangerously

When you turn on the TV there is always a mix of fiction and non-fiction to choose from.  To add to that selection – since the turn of the millennium – Reality TV has grown in popularity.

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Forest Bathing - Tune Your Senses Into Nature

by Leah Feor October 07, 2016

Forest Bathing

When we surround ourselves with Nature, something shifts from within.  A sense of calm washes over us, and things begin to slow down.

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Shining A Light On Climate Change Solutions

by Leah Feor October 03, 2016

Climate Change

Over 20 years ago, countries came together to join an international treaty that was created as a framework to combat global climate change.

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Are Your Ready for the School Tree Challenge?

by Leah Feor September 26, 2016

Earth Day Every Day

Trees play an essential part in our daily lives.  They give us many things; from oxygen to clean water, and endless benefits in between.  Perhaps that is why it’s a good idea to teach young minds about how amazing they are, and the importance of planting them every year.

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The Economics of Planting Trees

by Leah Feor September 22, 2016

Reforestation

When you plant a tree with us, your dollar goes a long way.  Those four quarters are divided up among many hands, making this collaborative effort a good investment in the Earth and the economy.

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Go Climate Neutral Now & Support Sustainable Development

by Leah Feor September 19, 2016

Climate Neutral Now

September is a big month, and the best is yet to come.  Today, New York City kicks off their 8th edition of Climate Week NYC with opening ceremonies at The TimesCenter.  The event will feature keynote speakers and panel discussions by climate leaders.

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Drones: A Case for Conservation

by Leah Feor September 12, 2016

Conservation Drone

It wasn’t until recently that drones really entered my radar.  In the past, I simply associated them with combat missions and delivery services.

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Small Businesses Making a Big Impact - Grassroots Campaign

by Leah Feor September 09, 2016

Join the Reforestation Movement

Are you ready to join the One Tree Planted Reforestation Movement?

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Forest Monitoring Has Reached a New Level in Brazil

by Leah Feor September 01, 2016

The 2016 Summer Olympics have come and gone.  While the metal count and winning teams will be talked about for weeks to come, an important message on the environment will hopefully continue to be heard across the globe well into the future.

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Scientists Celebrate 100 Years of National Park Service

by Leah Feor August 29, 2016

National Park Service Centennial

A centennial is definitely something worth commemorating.  On August 25th, 2016, the United States National Park Services did just that.  They invited citizens to celebrate with them this important milestone by hosting events and offering free admission over the weekend.

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Collaboration and Good Governance are Important in Reducing Deforestation

by Leah Feor August 22, 2016

Collaboration

The list is growing on different ways in which humans can help slow climate change.  Many efforts will be made by individuals; however there are some things that can only be addressed collectively. 

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An Introduction to the Paris Agreement

by Leah Feor August 15, 2016

Paris Agreement
Though it’s felt differently across the planet, climate change is happening everywhere, and it needs to be dealt with globally.

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New Fire Risk Tool Can Help Prevent Deforestation in Indonesia

by Leah Feor August 08, 2016

Forest Fire Tool Indonesia

Forest fires are both naturally occurring, and human-caused.  Indonesia - a country about one fifth the size of the United States located in Southeast Asia – sees its fair share of fires on an annual basis. The impact is large, and it can be felt across the globe.

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Can the Boreal Forest Play an Even Bigger Role with a Changing Climate?

by Leah Feor August 03, 2016

Boreal Forest

Climate change is being felt in many different ways.  Drought, is undeniably one of them.  The temperature on Earth is rising, and rain that is heavily depended upon, is scarce.

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Why It's Important To Manage Forests For Long Term Growth

by Leah Feor August 01, 2016

Managing Forests For Long Term Growth

Forests are vital to the Earth’s ecosystem.  Home to a wide variety of plant and animal species, the sustainable management of these lands is an important solution when it comes to acting on climate change.

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Cool Facts About the Amazon Rainforest

by Leah Feor July 29, 2016

Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest is possibly one of the most fascinating places on Earth. If you've seen images or footage of the area, it's easy to captivated by its size and unique ecosystem.

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How to Reduce your Wedding's Impact on the Environment

by Leah Feor July 26, 2016

Eco-friendly Wedding

If you’re setting forth to say “I do” any time soon, you most likely have done a little bit of research about weddings.

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A Forest So Big It Takes Centuries to Discover it All

by Leah Feor July 20, 2016

Amazon Discovery Tree Biodiversity

Last week there were headlines in the news about an important discovery.  Scientists, researchers, and environmental experts came together to present their findings of approximately 12,000 tree species identified in the Amazon Rainforest.

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Here's a Great Reason to Hold On Tight to Old Growth Trees

by Leah Feor July 15, 2016

Carbon Sequestration Old Growth Trees

While it’s understandable that there is a lot to grasp when it comes to carbon, it’s important that we begin to familiarize ourselves with the topic, and not shy away from it. 

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What Happens When Forests Set Fire?

by Leah Feor July 08, 2016

Forest Fire

Every time I hear news of a forest fire, my heart drops.  I immediately think about everything that can be impacted by this one event.

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Don’t Let Science Scare You; It’s too Awesome to Ignore

by Leah Feor July 04, 2016

Science

I’ll be the first to admit, science was not my friend in high school.  Although I enjoyed it as a kid, when I hit my teens it was a source of anxiety more than anything.

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Are You Up For a Challenge?

by Leah Feor July 01, 2016

Million Tree Challenge

A tree has so many benefits on its own – even just one tree planted can make a big impact to the global ecosystem.  What about when we get many of them together, you know, like in a forest?

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