5 things to know about reforestation
Published on Nov 18, 2021 - 

What is reforestation? 

The nonprofit “One Tree Planted” works with partners in over 43 countries to plant trees. It defines reforestation as “the process of replanting trees in areas that have been affected by natural disturbances like wildfires, drought, and insect and disease infestations — and unnatural ones like logging, mining, agricultural clearing and development. This can mean anything from supporting natural regeneration in an area that has been degraded to planting ecologically appropriate tree seedlings after forest fires.”

State of Wisconsin forests 

According to the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in 2001, “Of Wisconsin`s 35 million acres of land, almost 16 million acres are forested....

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