California’s Redwoods face new threat
California is a magnificent state, with some of the most beautiful scenery in the world. It is also home to some of the most magnificent trees in the world, the giant Redwoods. These trees have survived for millennia, fending off attacks from diseases and fire. Now they face a new threat, the combined effects of sudden oak death and fire.
Usually resistant to the effects of wildfires, California’s coast redwoods are now burning as fast as other trees. But why?
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