The best way to keep cool in heatwaves? Plant 170,000 trees, according to Paris

Trees can act as a sink for carbon dioxide. Image: Unsplash/Arnaud Mesureur

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Paris plans to plant 170,000 new trees by 2026.
Paris plans to plant 170,000 new trees by 2026. Image: City of Paris

Trees help improve air quality and rainwater management.
Trees help improve air quality and rainwater management. Image: Singapore Green Plan 2030


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