We Must Address the Unprecedented Demand for Seedlings
Rep. Cliff Bentz (OR-02)
Energy Innovation Agenda: Natural Solutions & Conservation
Bill: SOS for Seedlings Act
The U.S. has experienced significantly damaging wildfires in recent years. And after wildfires, as Rep. Bentz says, there is a huge need for seedlings to reforest the areas that have burned. While wildfires can occur naturally, replanting our forests is an important step to ensuring they remain healthy, thriving carbon sinks. The Solving Our Shortages for Seedlings Act’s addresses this unprecedented demand by directing our Forest Service to develop a national seeding strategy and engage in regional reforestation opportunities
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