NEWS & UPDATES

How a Famous Tree Scientist Seeks Well-Being in Nature During the Pandemic

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We asked famed botanist and medical researcher Diana Beresford-Kroeger about how she keeps healthy this season. https://thetyee.ca/News/2020/12/31/Tree-Scientist-Seeks-Nature-Well-Being-Pandemic/

A Global Bio Plan that’s as simple as planting a tree

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https://www.northcountrypublicradio.org/news/story/42767/20201201/a-global-bio-plan-that-s-as-simple-as-planting-a-tree

NCPR Interview

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https://www.northcountrypublicradio.org/news/story/42765/20201130/books-to-speak-for-the-trees

TVO Interview

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Science and sacred knowledge don’t usually go hand-in-hand. But botanist and medical biochemist Diana Beresford-Kroeger is forging a path built on their collective wisdom, which she believes could help lead the way out of the growing climate crisis. She joins … Read More

LETTERS FROM DIANA

To the Citizens of the World

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A global pandemic is here. A round virus is on a roll. It has glycoprotein ammunition. it is mutating with the intelligence of a survivor and its aim is death by respiratory failure. We need oxygen. Countries are running out … Read More

COVID is a clear message: we need to speak for the trees

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The great forests of the planet hold the keys to life on land, sea, and air. Maintaining forests in all the wonder of their biodiversity is crucial to protecting the health of every living thing. It is why on this … Read More

A Letter to the Children

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When my daughter Erika Lisa Maria was five years old, I asked her what she wanted for her sixth birthday. Her answer was simple. “Mommy, I want a future.” Today, in 2020, in the bedrock of the future for all … Read More

Forest as Sacred Cathedral

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When you walk into a forest – great or small – you enter it in one state and emerge from it calmer. You have that cathedral feeling and you’re never the same again. You come out of there and you … Read More

Stop Climate Change in its Tracks

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Stoping climate change in its tracks can feel like the impossible. The latest science tells us that as of 2019 we have just ten years to halt global temperature rise. If we leave it any longer, it will be too … Read More

The Celtic Alphabet of Trees

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The Ogham script is the first alphabet of Europe, in which every letter is named for a tree or an important companion to trees. What is remarkable about Ogham is that the philosophy behind the language carries a way of … Read More

The Urgent Need for a Living Library of Trees

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Dear Forest Friend, A decade ago, I wrote a master plan for protecting the global forest. It was hand delivered across the world and sometimes by private jet. That’s how valuable the contents were to science. The plan has the … Read More

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