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Alarming Increase in Death Rates Among Trees 100-300 Years Old

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avatar Alarming Increase in Death Rates Among Trees 100-300 Years Old
December 07, 2012 04:37PM
A report by three of the world's leading ecologists in today's issue of the journal Science warns of an alarming increase in deathrates among trees 100-300 years old in many of the world's forests, woodlands, savannahs, farming areas and even in cities. "It's a worldwide problem and appears to be happening in most types of forest," says lead author Professor David Lindenmayer of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED) and Australian National University.

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/12/121206162519.htm
avatar Re: Alarming Increase in Death Rates Among Trees 100-300 Years Old
December 07, 2012 05:48PM
Possibly due to the invention of the power chain saw??? wink
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