These drones will plant 40,000 trees in a month. By 2028, they’ll have planted 1 billion

[Photo: courtesy Flash Forest] One of Flash Forest’s prototype drones.

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This week, on land north of Toronto that previously burned in a wildfire, drones are hovering over fields and firing seed pods into the ground, planting native pine and spruce trees to help restore habitat for birds.

Flash Forest, the Canadian startup behind the project, plans to use its technology to plant 40,000 trees in the area this month. By the end of the year, as it expands to other regions, it will plant hundreds of thousands of trees. By 2028, the startup aims to have planted a full 1 billion trees.

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Source: Fast Company

 

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