Thursday, March 15, 2012

Bamboo Forests in Deforested Africa

The New York Times explains why, although bamboo can't replace real forests, it can relieve many of the problems created by deforestation:

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/13/in-africas-vanishing-forests-the-benefits-of-bamboo/?pagemode=print

Thanks to Steve Milloy for sharing the link.