Business, drones helping to restore scorched forestlands
Last updated 9/17/2020 at 11:23am
Replanting the millions of acres scorched by wildfires in our western woodlands will be herculean task priced in the hundreds of billions.
Thankfully, many businesses, such as Bank of America, Microsoft, and Salesforce, have joined with conservation organizations to fund planting a trillion trees in our public forests by 2028. BofA pledged $300 billion to fight climate change by planting young seedlings. Salesforce plans to “conserve and restore 100 million trees,” according to FastCompany.com.
By the time winter rains and snows arrive, over 5 million acres of forest lands will be b...