Forests for Immunity in the COVID-19 era
Updated: Apr 26
A FOREST CAN GIVE YOU AS MUCH IMMUNITY
AS A TREE GIVES YOU SHADE...
In just 3-5 days of being in a forest environment can increase Natural killer (NK) activity, the numbers of NK, granulysin-, perforin-, and granzymes A/B-expressing lymphocytes in the blood, and the concentration of urinary adrenaline were measured as being positively correlated with an accurate sense of being!
Above : The canopy structure of Belipola Analog Forest is a mastery nature and art form. A healthy forest ecology provides vital nutrient for proximal landscapes to remain healthy.
Home Garden and Biodiversity Improvement in the Anthropogenic's :
Restoring high B:B ratios in anthropogenic ecosystems will help to develop more landscapes in biologically sustainable manner that is cost effective, highly beneficial to biodiversity and our Biosphere.
From this, there is vast immunological bennifit to humans too.
Above : The lateral tree cover as seen from across the river : looking at at Belipola
Below : The shade under tree dominated landscapes is host to the ideal conditions for deep rooted networks for essential communications and relay networks of Earth functions.
The Earth is an ecosystem who's health is a direct reflection of the health of humanity.