Are Huge Tree Planting Projects More Hype than Solution?

More and more ecologists are warning that planting one trillion trees may do more harm than good. Aside from the ecological imbalance that will likely occur when introducing foreign trees to new habitats, experts warn that replacing pale grasslands with forests could result in overall hotter temperatures as the darker foliage absorbs more heat instead of reflecting it, offsetting the cooler temperatures caused by less carbon in the atmosphere.
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