Shady practices: New mapping tool shows inequity of tree coverage in the metro — MinnPost

While ideal canopy cover is around 45 percent, according to the Metropolitan Council, different parts of the Twin Cities fall far above or below that, with neighborhoods that are whiter and wealthier tending to have more trees. Shady practices: New mapping tool shows inequity of tree coverage in the metro — MinnPost

Utah’s top tree climbers come together to compete

Utah’s top Tree Climbers come together to Compete: SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s best tree climbers put their skills to the test Saturday at the annual tree climbing championship. The event is put on by the Utah Community Forest Council and the International Society of Arboriculture.The contestants cut trees for a living, either with aContinue reading “Utah’s top tree climbers come together to compete”

Sloths hold the secret to disease-free living.

Originally posted on NBC 101:
Sloths are an environmentally self-contained eco-system. (View this phenomenon) ? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qR57BNpxDtU