We can manage the risks from bushfires far more effectively if we look at the ways different plant species control the the way the fires burn.
A huge El Niño on the horizon bodes ill for drought and forest fire.
Forests take longer than expected to rebound from droughts, diminishing their role as global carbon sinks.
Africa needs to step up the protection of its tropical forests.
Drug trafficking has been linked to deforestation in Central American countries, as forests are cut down to create transportation…