How do forests recover after logging? New network seeks to find out

BOGOR, Indonesia — They are the forgotten forests. Logged or “disturbed” forests are fast expanding throughout the tropics, though they have not received anywhere near as much attention as so-called primary (“old-growth”) forests — until now. A new global network of institutions — the Tropical Managed Forests Observatory (TMFO) — is for the first time... Read more

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