Travel app App In The Air plants one tree for every flight booked to mitigate impact of climate change

Travel app App in the Air has partnered with the nonprofit One Tree Planted to plant one tree for every flight that’s booked through the app, In an effort to mitigate the impact of flying on climate change. Flying produces the most greenhouse gases out of any form of travel, but App in the Air wants to reduce the carbon footprint by getting on a … Continue reading Travel app App In The Air plants one tree for every flight booked to mitigate impact of climate change

European music festival, EXIT, initiates Serbia’s pledge to plant nearly 1 billion trees to help fight climate change

The Serbian Government has pledged to plant nearly 1 billion trees to combat the climate crisis thanks to an initiative launched by music festival EXIT calling on mass reforestation throughout the country. EXIT, one of the biggest music festivals in Europe, launched the Green Я:Evolution initiative to increase Serbia’s forest cover by nearly 50%. Green Я:Evolution was launched last November with the main goal to … Continue reading European music festival, EXIT, initiates Serbia’s pledge to plant nearly 1 billion trees to help fight climate change

Madagascar set to reclaim its biodiverse glory with the planting of 60 million trees to restore lost forests

Madagascar has started the planting of 60 million trees in efforts to restore the island’s “lost forests”. Last month, Madagascar’s President Andry Rajoelina pledged to plant 60 million new trees in the coming months, and restore the island to the green haven it once was. The tree planting intiative also comes as the country celebrates 60 years of independence this year. Within hours of the announcement, … Continue reading Madagascar set to reclaim its biodiverse glory with the planting of 60 million trees to restore lost forests

National Trust to plant 20 million trees by 2030, creating more than 18,000 hectares of new woodland in the UK

The National Trust has announced it will plant 20 million new trees in the UK within 10 years, creating 18,000 hectares of new woodland, as part of the charity’s plan to step up the battle against climate change. In one of the UK’s biggest woodland expansion and tree planting projects, more than 18,000 hectares of woodland – an area equivalent to one and a half … Continue reading National Trust to plant 20 million trees by 2030, creating more than 18,000 hectares of new woodland in the UK

Free trees for Los Angeles residents as part of the city’s efforts to plant 90,000 trees by the end of 2021

The city of Los Angeles is giving away trees for free – for parkways, yards, schools and businesses – to city residents as part of its efforts to plant 90,000 trees by the end of 2021. Los Angeles residents can get together and request free trees for their street on the City Plants website. The city will give away up to seven free yard and/or … Continue reading Free trees for Los Angeles residents as part of the city’s efforts to plant 90,000 trees by the end of 2021

The “People’s Wood”: A new Isle of Man woodland to be home to 85,000 trees – one tree for every person living on the island

The Isle of Man is creating a new woodland, the “People’s Wood”, where one tree for every person living on the island will be planted in 2020. The new woodland, which will be located east of the island in Meary Veg in Santon, will contain 85,000 trees. The ground preparation and tree planting will begin in 2020 and is expected to be completed by late … Continue reading The “People’s Wood”: A new Isle of Man woodland to be home to 85,000 trees – one tree for every person living on the island

Trees for Cities plant nearly 30,000 trees across the UK during National Tree Week

Trees for Cities planted more than 29,000 trees with the help of 1,000 volunteers across the UK as part of National Tree Week 2019. National Tree Week, held at the start of the traditional tree planting season in November, is organised by the Tree Council. Charity Trees for Cities, which works at both a national and international level to improve lives by planting trees in … Continue reading Trees for Cities plant nearly 30,000 trees across the UK during National Tree Week