TreePeople

Volunteer Volunteering with TreePeople is fun and rewarding. Our events empower you with the support, training and tools you need to be an engine of change. Join us each week as we plant and care for trees throughout Los Angeles, remove invasive species and maintain our projects throughout Southern California. Drought Defense Match Our dedicated…

Cover-Cropping Could Mean Payday for Some Farmers Due to Carbon Credits (PHOTOS) | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Farmer Lance Unger describes the process of strip tillage, which disturbs the soil less than conventional tillage, in Carlisle, Indiana, on April 6, 2021. Unger is among many farmers using minimum tillage, cover cropping and other methods to improve yields while storing more carbon in the soil. “I want to make our farm better for…

Senate Tells USDA to Define High-Quality Agricultural Carbon Credits and Streamline Market Participation

EDF statement from Elizabeth Gore, senior vice president, Political Affairs June 24, 2021 Hilary Kirwan, (202) 572-3277, hkirwan@edf.org (WASHINGTON, DC) “The Senate’s passage of the Growing Climate Solutions Act is an important step toward improving the integrity of agricultural carbon credits and making it easier for farmers to participate in and benefit from carbon markets.…

58 Types of Trees (With Pictures and Names) – Identification Guide

All types of trees play an important role in our ecosystem. Trees provide shade, shelter, oxygen, and many even produce fruit. There are over 60,000 species of trees that come in all shapes and sizes, from majestic cedars to smaller fruit trees and shrubs. Identifying the different kinds of trees usually depends on examining their…