As cities grow, we must bring the forest into our midst — or pay up

I, for one, welcome our new sylvan neighbors.

Hard-pressed by humans, rainforests lost their ability to act as carbon sinks

Instead, they now release around 8% of global emissions.

The forests won’t fix our CO2 problem — in fact, they’ll scrub less than we assumed

Humanity gives with one hand and takes with the other. We just take a lot more than we give.

Up to 80 percent of all wildfires in the U.S. are started by humans

Wildfires are generally good for forests but the current trend is anything but natural.

The different types of forests: everything you need to know

The green lungs of the earth come in many different varieties.