As a kid, I remember the joy of splashing in puddles. After the snow melted and spring rain filled the ditch by our house, Iā€™d grab an inner tube and play like I was at the beach.

The recent rescue of a great black hawk in Portland, Maine, has my imagination going wild.

According to a new study released last week, our forests and other lands ā€” not just here in New England but across the United States ā€” could help mitigate nearly 25% of our current greenhouse gas emissions. So what are the 21 ways to leave your carbon?

McAllaster Farm.