Interesting Research News and Tools for Landowners – May 2015

Posted: May 13, 2015

Throughout the month we receive notice of interesting and relevant research and items. These items come from partner organizations. We'll use this space to share these items with you.

Discovery of a bud-break gene could lead to trees adapted for a changing climate

Scientists have confirmed the function of a gene that controls the awakening of trees from winter dormancy, a critical factor in their ability to adjust to environmental changes associated with climate change.

The Chickadee’s Guide to Gardening

In Your Garden, Choose Plants That Help the Environment

The Trees That Miss The Mammoths

Trees that once depended on animals like the wooly mammoth for survival have managed to adapt and survive in the modern world.

New report: Forests could be the trump card in efforts to end global hunger

One billion people worldwide depend on forests and trees for balanced diets and sustainable incomes

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