Forests Provide Carbon Benefits. (image) USDA Forest Service - Pacific Northwest Research Station Share Print E-Mail Caption Keeping forests as forests prevents greenhouse gas emissions. But active forest management provides even more climate benefits. Credit T. Iraci Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.