Decision Memo

Valentina Balatsenko Quick Briefing of Options As stated in the previous post, three possible alternative options to handle the issue of deforestation related to climate change in the United States are: rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement, introducing federal forestry laws, and creating more national reserved forest land.  What Should be the Priority? When considering whichContinue reading “Decision Memo”

Deforestation Background in the US

Valentina Balatsenko Forests in the US With the United States being in the top five largest countries in the world, it’s no surprise the forests in the nation make up a large percent of the world’s forests. The US, having the fourth largest estate of forests, includes around 8% of the world’s total forests. ApproximatelyContinue reading “Deforestation Background in the US”