Rethinking Our Carbon Future
Forests are part of the solution.
From recyclable and biodegradable products that reduce waste to renewable energy and fuels from biomass, carbon is an increasingly complex issue that will continue to shape all parts of the forestry sector.
By strengthening the connection between forests and forest products and the roles they play in society, the #forestproud community are the stewards and innovators who can provide the solutions that will help to rethink what our carbon future looks like.
Forests and forest products capture almost 15% of our carbon emissions each year. Learn more about the importance of forests in mitigating climate change.Read
What are our forests really made of? From the air, ecologist Greg Asner uses a spectrometer and high-powered lasers to map nature in meticulous kaleidoscopic 3D detail — what he calls “a very high-tech accounting system” of carbon in this Ted Talks videoRead