Tree Recycling

Green Earth Journey

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The Benefits of Trees. ~ Katie Dubow

Elephant Journal

Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Boulder Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness ash borer ash borer beetle breathing Colorado davey institute deforestation dying trees eab oxygen planting trees save the ash tree beetles tree diseases tree pests tree treatments trees U.S.

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Monumental portraits of the world’s oldest trees (PHOTOS)

Green Prophet

Photographer Beth Moon spent 14 years traveling to almost every continent taking pictures of the world’s oldest trees. Socotra is also where the ethereal “Dragon’s Blood Trees” grow (lead image). Trees not your thing?

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The Awesome Tree

10,000 Birds

It involved me sitting on the porch of our casita, generally with a mojito in hand and Desi hanging out on the hammock, and watching birds come to the big bare tree that stood about thirty meters away as we listened to the babble of the brook that flowed through the garden.

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Wallpaper, Decals and Wall Murals – Trees Edition

Green Furniture Home Design

Even a day spent in the bare trees and white serenity on a winter walk can bring a busy mind to a quiet place. Trees and forest scenes just have a way of making any space look more relaxing and zen-like. Walls 3d wallpaper tree murals tree wall decals tree wallpaper

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Maintaining Healthy Forests Takes More than Planting Trees

Nature Conservancy - Science

I used to think the answer was to plant more trees. Citizen Science That Speaks for the Trees. They call it an old-growth forest, but not all of the trees are old. A healthy forest is a diverse mix of young and old trees, dead trees, and openings.

Do Your Part for Trees This August

Nature Conservancy - Science

Summer might be when your trees matter the most- a soft breeze whispering through the leaves in the cool of the morning, the shade of a big tree on a hot afternoon, or even the firewood you use for your summer vacation campout. But do you know how to do your part for trees this August?

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Ancient Tree Stumps Shed New Light on Fire in Florida

Nature Conservancy - Science

What stories could the stumps of ancient trees tell? By using a unique combination of ancient pine stumps and tree core data, she is extending our knowledge of fire ecology back hundreds of years to figure out how often the land really burned. The trees are the answer.”.

Citizen Science That Speaks for the Trees

Nature Conservancy - Science

Here’s a citizen science project that helps you track the values of trees – no matter where you live. “I I always loved stories like the Lorax and the Giving Tree,” says Bill Toomey, The Nature Conservancy’s Director of Forest Health. “I What Is i-Tree? Why Is i-Tree Important?

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One Billion Trees: Expanding Global Forest Conservation

Conservancy Talk

By Bill Toomey, Conservation Science Lead for Plant a Billion Trees. One billion trees. . Even for someone who, everyday, deals with the science and mathematics around the question of how many trees can we plant to help save the planet, one billion is a hard number to comprehend.

We need more trees

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) More woodlands, properly managed – oh dear, the dreaded “m” word, as far as many misguided environmentalists are concerned, I know – is what we needed, and also more trees in other locations. But mention the word management and those those above mentioned environmentalists will scream blue murder and dare you say that trees will be cut, even under proper coppice management, they call it slaughter. trees woodland management woodlands

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Loving the Root: A Daoist Perspective on Trees and Wise Women.

Elephant Journal

They observed animals, fish, birds, mountains and trees. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor's Picks—Hidden Gems Z ADMIN Green Featured Today Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today ancient wisdom interconnectedness the cosmos the dao the tao venerating trees yin and yangAncient wisdom traditions observed and emulated the natural world.

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Dubai grows 3D-printed “smart palm” tech trees

Green Prophet

These six-meter-tall solar-powered towers shaped like palm trees are the latest city-sponsored convenience for tourists and beachgoers.

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Five Surprising Ways Your Christmas Tree Can Give Back Long After the Holidays

Nature Conservancy - Science

Every holiday season, my family puts up a real Christmas tree in our living room to celebrate Christmas. We’re in good company – each year more than 25 million American households have a real Christmas tree. Closeup of a group of Christmas trees on a local tree farm.

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Happy Arbor Day – 5 of the World’s Most Beautiful Trees

Hug a Tree with Me

This day for the trees was formed to be an inspiration and a reminder to nurture, plant and celebrate trees of all kind. Without our leafy-kin, life as we know it will cease to exist – trees provide the oxygen that we breathe and detox the air of pollution. 4: Wisteria Tree.

Give Your Christmas Tree A Second Life!

Environmental News Network

Just because Christmas is over doesn’t mean your tree has outlived its usefulness. Give your tree a second life by recycling it. Many towns and cities have Christmas tree pick up recycling programs. Use Trees To Improve Your Fish Pond.

Monkey puzzles: an iconic tree under threat

Green (Living) Review

The monkey puzzle tree is under threat in its native Chile, but UK gardeners can help. Robbie Blackhall-Miles explains how Listen to Robbie Blackhall-Miles talk about monkey puzzles in our new podcast on trees I sat in a state of dismay as I read about the forest fires threatening Chile.

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Using Cloud Computing to Untangle How Trees Can Cool Cities

Nature Conservancy - Science

This project was part of a larger study looking at trees in cities. Why trees? It’s easy to understand the benefits of trees: stand outside on a hot sunny day and you immediately feel cooler in the shade of a tree. But our analysis relies only on trees.

Petition ‘The Lorax’ Speak for the Trees

Wend Magazine

We must speak for the trees. Though Dr. Seuss advocated the preservation of trees in his book, it’s likely he would have favored a sustainable practice of planting and extraction, thoughtfully cultivating supply to meet reasonable demand. Well’s 4th grade class doesn’t want the environmental message of the Dr. Seuss classic children’s book “The Lorax” to be lost when the feature film premieres in March.

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The Evolution of Asana: Be Like a Tree & Pose.

Elephant Journal

Tree pose showcases the freedom of self-expression, from foot placement, to hand placement, to eye gaze. No two trees are identical, and neither are we. Health & Wellness Yoga Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today balance and stregth Be Like a Tree Evolution of Asana the evolution of asana tree pose vrksasana yoga balance yoga pose clinic

Holiday Tips: Don’t Spread Forest Pests With Your Christmas Tree

Nature Conservancy - Science

Selecting a Christmas tree and decorating with greenery are popular holiday traditions. Our Idaho forest is characterized by ponderosa pines; many of the trees surrounding us would not fit the White House let alone our little home. Finding a local Christmas tree. A healthy tree.

Planting Healthy Air: Can Urban Trees Help Clean Up Pollution?

Nature Conservancy - Science

During the conversation, I brought up the role of trees in potentially reducing PM concentrations. A lot of empirical studies in particular sites had reported a reduction in PM downwind of trees, which essentially function like giant filters. Trees cool the air in two main ways.

Haunting dragon trees from Yemen bleed when cut

Green Prophet

If I were in charge of promoting tourism in Yemen, I’d be using the native dragon tree, or Socotra tree, as my mascot. Native to the Socotra Island these unusual trees have evolved in isolation over millions of years.

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Suntan around these badass solar palm trees in… Dubai!

Green Prophet

Following Israel’s smart solar trees , the Dubai Municipality is rolling out a series of “community tech hubs” based on 3D printed palm trees that collect solar power.

The importance of trees

Green (Living) Review

The benefit of trees for farms and everywhere by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When is the best time to plant a tree? Farmers seem to have, in recent times, completely ignored trees and especially the benefits of trees.

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One Tree Hill-Dandenong Ranges National Park

10,000 Birds

As I moved in on a heavily camouflaged Crimson Rosella hoping to improve on the photo from the last visit I observed a glimpse of a Wedge-tailed Eagle soaring by through the trees. We then took the Boulevard Track and onto the Feather Track which presented us with a good collection of Tree Ferns followed by the Stony Rise Track, which is exactly as it is worded. Tree Ferns beside the trail. Kokoda memorial-One Tree Hill.

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The Christmas Tree

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) It is, once again, the time of year where young spruce and fir trees are being sacrificed on the altar of the festival of Saturnalia disguised as a Christian feast by being cut down and then placed for a couple of days in the living room or such, basically, to die.

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The World’s Oldest Living Olive Trees Are Lebanese

Green Prophet

“Sisters” or the the Olive trees of Noah, are the 16 oldest olive trees in the world found in the community of Bechealeh, Lebanon. Images of Olive trees from “The Sisters” olive trees of Noah.

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Here’s the new bird family tree. It’s amazing.

10,000 Birds

One of the central papers, Whole-genome analyses resolve early branches in the tree of life of modern birds (Jarvis et al. ’s bird family tree in a new tab and follow along as you read. Are you following along on the tree ?). Cuckoos have both highly arboreal and firmly terrestrial species, while the turacos are primarily jungle tree-dwellers and bustards live on the ground in open country. The new tree confirms Hackett et al.’s

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The Tree of 40 Fruits. ~ Brenna Fischer

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Green Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) 40 Fruits Grafting Living Art preservation tree Van Aken fell in love with the idea of this orchard and all its different fruits, including antique and heirloom varieties.

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Tree Swallows Return, It Must Be Spring

10,000 Birds

home about advertise archives birds conservation contact galleries links reviews subscribe Browse: Home / Birds / Tree Swallows Return, It Must Be Spring Tree Swallows Return, It Must Be Spring By Larry • March 16, 2011 • 8 comments Tweet Share Whenever I see Tree Swallows ( Tachycineta bicolor ) I know that Spring is upon us. Watching the Tree Swallow , or most any swallow, makes me wish I could fly myself, how about you?

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Israeli architects grow a “tree” to get us playing outdoors

Green Prophet

An old pine tree in the courtyard at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem inspired architects Ifat Finkelman and Deborah Warschawski to design a modern treehouse. An old pine tree anchors the design. T he IMJ Tree House provides a new gathering point for visitors of all ages.

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Grace of Trees. ~ Richard May

Elephant Journal

Some trees are nearly 5000 years old. Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) art beauty bodhicitta grace maitri photography trees They are twice as old as Buddhism and Christianity. Even older than Judaism or Taoism. They’ve outlived the Egyptian and Sumerian empires—and every empire since.

Safely swap your streetlight for a glowing tree?

Green Prophet

They’ve teamed up with a goal to create glow-in-the-dark trees. Actually more like twinkling topiary – the final product will be created from a collection of luminescent plants grouped into a tree-like shape. Design Biomimicry glowing trees jellyfish

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4 Things I Learned from a Tree. {Earth Day Offering}

Elephant Journal

I am a strong believer that everything in our life can be our teacher.

Vin Diesel: ‘Plant A Tree For Groot’


The ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star is Read More The post Vin Diesel: ‘Plant A Tree For Groot’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Vin Diesel has a new challenge for people to do now that they all have poured a bucket of ice water on themselves.

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Going Deeper into Mayan Astrology: Your Tree of Life contains 4 More Aspects.

Elephant Journal

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New York City Will Plant Its One Millionth Tree


A tree grows in…the Bronx. And not just any tree. New York is planting its one millionth tree in Joyce Kilmer Park in the South Bronx as part of an eight-year Read More The post New York City Will Plant Its One Millionth Tree appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Organic burial pods grow live trees from dead people

Green Prophet

The Capsula Mundi project by Italian designers Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel is an organic, biodegradable burial capsule that directly converts cadavers into nutrients for trees. Presumably, if we chose a fruit tree, they could harvest some fruit and make jam. Forget coffins.

The Sacred Maple Tree. ~ Melanie Spencer {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Green Literary Journal autumn changing seasons fall maple poem poetry tree It’s the last days before autumn. my aura expels over my dreams like the pink sunrise peering in my rattling window.