A degraded forest is better than no forest at all, study shows

Even degraded forests can regulate the surrounding temperature and filter pollutants from air and water. Image: UNSPLASH/Jeremy Bezanger

Sheryl Lee Tian Tong

Author at Conservation News, Mongabay


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