trees

German beech trees

Forest bathing

July 2021

Trees provide so much, writes Reese Halter, and being amongst them is a privilege, especially when you have the time to just wander and relax in a forest.

Trees can have a positive impact on our blood pressure.

Deep forest diving

July 2021

In an extract from his new book The Heartbeat of Trees, Peter Wohlleben delves into the benefits of spending time in forests.

Fighting for our forests

June 2021

Our editor, Steve Payne, lives among the forests of the subtropical Northern Rivers of NSW, an area fought for by protesters in the late '70s – a fight that is still going on in many parts of the world.

Logging in Papua New Guinea

Our life-giving forests

June 2021

In Issue 126 (Winter 2021), Dr Reese Halter celebrates the carbon-storing, rain-creating and simple majesty of trees.

Ancient bristlecone pines

The Ancient Ones

August 2017

Dr Reese Halter makes his annual pilgrimage to visit trees that "offer a glimpse and insight into immortality". Find out more here.

Dr Reese Halter and the sequoia

Going to the big trees

May 2017

Join Dr Resse halter on an expedition to find (and hug) the world's tallest trees.

weeping elm

In your branches

June 2015

Read the winning entries for our "tree stories" competition.