Tree likely planted by George Washington felled by recent storm
March 5, 2018, 1:14 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The 227-year-old Canadian hemlock was planted at Mount Vernon in 1791.
China enlists 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in war against air pollution
February 26, 2018, 10:27 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The move will increase the total amount of forested land in China by 2 percent.
Peru designates 2 million acres of rainforest as a national park
February 23, 2018, 8:17 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Continuing a South American trend, the new Yaguas National Park protects wildlife and Indigenous people alike.
Does the world's 'loneliest' tree mark the start of a new epoch?
February 21, 2018, 11:54 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
A Sitka spruce shows signs of nuclear testing, making it a potential marker for a new geological epoch.
This shelter dog hugged his way to a real home
9 things you don't know about John Muir
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With these maps, you can track migratory birds in near real time
'Very angry badger' storms famed Scottish fortress
Scientists stunned to find huge octopus nursery