Today’s Solutions: July 22, 2024

Yorkshire Dales rewilding init

Yorkshire Dales rewilding initiative lets nature reclaim the land

Another expansive rewilding initiative was launched last week in England. The restoration process is focused on the gorgeous but barren landscape of the Yorkshire Dales. While the Yorkshire Dales is celebrated for its bleak beauty, the fact of the matter is that the land’s striking appearance is Read More...

New UN climate program aims to

New UN climate program aims to restore the planet’s ecosystems by 2030

According to a recent UN-backed study, the world must triple its investments in nature-based solutions by 2030 in order to successfully tackle the triple threat of climate change, biodiversity loss, and land degradation. In an effort to support action geared towards achieving that ambitious Read More...

Coffee waste speeds up forest

Coffee waste speeds up forest recovery on degraded land

From boosting local job opportunities to improving biodiversity and capturing carbon, restoring deforested land can hold a variety of benefits for both local communities and the environment. And in the tropics, these benefits could be boosted with the help of coffee waste — at least that’s what Read More...

Turning to nature for help may

Turning to nature for help may be key to tackle air pollution

Dealing with air pollution that plagues cities across the United States doesn’t necessarily require fancy, expensive technology. In fact, new research suggests it may be easier, cheaper, and more effective to simply let nature do the work. Researchers from Ohio State University studied Read More...