Monthly Archives: January 2009

Greener Cities Critical To Sustainable Future

Solutions To Sustainability Found In Cities Our planet is undergoing an unprecedented and irreversible wave of urbanization, with the share of the global population living in cities set to reach 60 percent by 2030. But rapid growth is driving up … Continue reading

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Harvesting and Helping the Rainforest

Sustainable Forestry Imperative When a tree falls in the rainforest, good things can start to happen. Since the 1970s, Dr. Gary Hartshorn has studied how natural tree falls create openings or gaps in the rainforest canopy and allow for the … Continue reading

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