Forest Action Plans: Guidelines for Forests
Forest action plans provide an analysis of forest conditions and trends in your area.
Forest buffer zones can help control nitrogen pollution
E&E's ClimateWire (subscription) reports on a new study from Oregon State University that found forest corridors could help mitigate the increase in nitrogen-fed algae blooms from man-made sources like crop fertilizer. Flows through urban areas and agricultural lands may reap the same benefits if forest buffer zones are maintained along their banks, said researchers.