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US East’s remarkable trees: Cooling climate through extensive reforestation, unraveling a warming mystery

Trees in the eastern US are emerging as unsung heroes in the battle against climate change. A groundbreaking study reveals a ‘warming hole’ over the region, where temperatures have defied global trends.

The secret? Extensive reforestation, equivalent to an area larger than England. These resurgent woodlands cool the air by 1-2 degrees Celsius annually, with a more dramatic impact during scorching summers.

While not a cure-all, this finding underscores the crucial role of thoughtful reforestation in mitigating climate impacts. Dive into the intricate dance of nature and climate adaptation, where trees emerge as unexpected guardians against rising temperatures.

Source video: NASA Goddard on YouTube

Source image: AlainAudet / pixabay

Source: report.az

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