EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > VEGETATION > REFORESTATION
Reforestation is the replanting of trees in forests where the trees have
been cut down. Reforestation sometimes is undertaken in an effort to
reduce atmospheric carbon dioxide levels by restoring forests, which are
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