This Dutch scheme is using free trees to tackle climate change

planting trees, like this person is doing here, has been described as one of the more simple methods of tackling climate change

Meer Bomem Nu has come up with the idea of collecting young trees and shrubs from areas where they aren’t wanted and giving them away to civilians and farmers to replant. Image: UNSPLASH/Kasturi Laxmi Mohit

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South-West and South-East Europe have seen the biggest expansion in forest area over the past 30 years. Image: Forest Europe


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