Plantation activities in Sanjay Van initiated. Important dignitaries including Mr. Sandeep Balyan, Chairman Harela Foundation, Mr. Neeraj Rana & Col. Raman Jairath, Environmentalists, among others, have planted trees in the area. Pics are in the Gallery.

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Massive Forest Restoration Could Greatly Slow Global Warming

We have heard for years that planting trees can help save the world from global warming.
That mantra was mostly a statement of faith, however. Now the data finally exist to show that if the right species of trees are planted in the right soil types across the planet, the emerging forests could capture 205 gigatons of carbon dioxide in the next 40 to 100 years. That's two thirds of all the CO2 humans have generated since the industrial revolution.
"Forest restoration is by far our most powerful planetary solution today," says Tom Crowther, a professor of global ecosystem ecology at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, and an author of a study published Thursday in Science that generated the eye-opening number.


Read More: https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/massive-forest-restoration-could-greatly-slow-global-warming/