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When planting trees threatens the forest

Poorly designed tree-planting campaigns could do more harm than good, according to Stanford researcher and othersCredit: Robert Heilmayr Campaigns to plant huge numbers of trees could backfire, according to a new study

Shhhh, the whales are resting

We need new guidelines to shield whales from human-made noise. It is no good keeping whale-watching boats out of whales' sight if the noise from the boats' engines disturb the whales most. And whales can hear the boats' engines from far…