A new update is here! (version 0.0.2.1) This smaller update includes a new huge forest in the middle of the first island. High trees, bushes and a lot of grass.
The new alpha version of Islanded (0.0.2.0), includes a totally new map, Day - Night cycle, wind zones, realistic sea with waves, and much more!
Here are some of the early questions you submitted with their respective answers in this first development update. Additionally there is some more information about Islanded and where to follow updates.