Rain is on way in northern California. While that may help clear the air, the rain also raises the risks of dangerous mudslides and could hamper efforts to find the remains of nearly 1,000 people still..
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Until humans can find a way to geoengineer ourselves out of the climate disaster we've created, we must rely on natural carbon sinks, such as oceans and forests,.. Credit: Terra Daily - Published
The White House called on Congress to provide expanded authority to thin out the West’s tinder dry forests, in an attempt to help prevent the kind of cataclysmic wildfires that have ravaged.. Credit: Wall Street Journal - Published
Critics say the Berejiklian government's measures would "trash large areas of old-growth forests, which are among the last refuges on earth for an astonishing array of species". Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Logging no-go zones for the Leadbeater’s possum could be scaled back by the Coalition, opening up more of the state’s native forests for timber harvesting. Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Harvesting of native forests is overwhelmingly unpopular, including in rural and regional communities, according to a leaked study commissioned by the timber industry. Credit: Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
President Donald Trump said on Saturday "gross mismanagement of forests" is to blame for two unchecked wildfires burning in California, where nine people have been killed and hundreds of thousands.. Credit: Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times