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2013-02-01 09:55:48

Afforestation, planting trees in an area where there have previously been no trees, can reduce the effect of climate change by cooling temperate regions finds a study in BioMed Central's open access journal Carbon Balance and Management. Afforestation would lead to cooler and wetter summers by the end of this century. Without check climate change is projected to lead to summer droughts and winter floods across Europe. Using REMO, the regional climate model of the Max Planck Institute for...

2013-01-31 23:01:59

emerginC now plants an indigenous tree in a non-harvest location, via their partners at Plant-It-2020, for every retail item sold from both their classic signature range and their Scientific Organics range Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) January 31, 2013 In a renewed commitment to healing the planet, emerginC now plants an indigenous tree in a non-harvest location, via their partners at Plant-It-2020, for every retail item sold from both their classic signature range and their Scientific Organics...


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Deforestation
2009-05-27 18:12:50

Deforestation is the act or process of removing trees from forested lands by cutting or burning. There are many reasons for deforestation. Logs are sold as a commodity and cleared lands can be used for pastures and human settlements. The damage caused by deforestation, however, can be great. If land is not somewhat reforested it can cause damage to habitats for wildlife and other plant life, affect the aridity of the region, and possibly encourage degradation into wasteland. Due to negligent...

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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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