Tree Talk

Tree Talk

The effects of trees on safer driving

The effects of trees on safer driving

Did you know tree-lined streets make driving safer? Urban foresters, road designers, and city planners encourage tree planting not only ...
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Using trees to scrub toxic particles from the air

Using trees to scrub toxic particles from the air

A recent study found that certain trees remove particles from the air. Birch, the best-performing tree, removed 79 percent of ...
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Do trees talk to each other?

Do trees talk to each other?

In his book, The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate, German forester and author Peter Wohlleben ...
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Crown shyness

Crown shyness

A natural phenomenon called "crown shyness" occurs because the uppermost branches of certain tree species don't like to touch one ...
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Why plant trees in square holes

Why plant trees in square holes

Did you know planting trees in square holes makes them grow stronger and faster? Round holes promote a circular root ...
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Trees can make you happier and safer

Trees can make you happier and safer

Research suggests that being around trees is good for our mental and social well-being. Being in close relationship to trees ...
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