Posted by: Sandy Steinman | January 26, 2018

Can We Speed Up Creating Ancient Forests?

Anthropocene Magazine reports on is it possible we “Can we speed up the creation of ancient forests?”

Perhaps one percent of the forests that covered America just a few centuries ago still stand. The same can be said of Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. Earth in an age of human domination is woefully short of ancient woodlands, and many centuries if not millennia must pass before they rise again — unless, perhaps, ancientness can be engineered.

Read story at Can we speed up the creation of ancient forests? | Anthropocene


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