Restoring Trees to the Landscape: Creating “Shovel-Ready” Jobs Across the United States
Build Back Better: Rebooting the U.S. Economy After COVID-19
Congress could immediately create hundreds of thousands of jobs while advancing a cleaner economy by investing in restoring trees. Jobs on tree planting crews, in nurseries, and as foresters are literally “shovel-ready,” and support the single largest near-term opportunity for carbon dioxide removal at scale in the United States.
Coronavirus RecoveryVisit Project
WRI offers research, expert insights, webinars and more to help policymakers, business leaders and others build back better, in ways that grow economies, create jobs, curb climate change and improve public health.Part of Climate