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Tree loses out in battle between Aldi and Ecology - The Guardian

The Guardian
A month long battle by staff and customers of the Ecology building society to save a magnificent 100 foot high lime tree that has stood for 250 years in Silsden, West Yorkshire and overhangs the society's own grounds ended on Tuesday after the tree was ...
Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Ecology Building Society loses battle to save ancient tree - Blue & Green Tomorrow

Blue & Green Tomorrow
The Ecology Building Society launched a social media campaign earlier this month, calling for the tree in Silsden, West Yorkshire to be saved from “just another Aldi store”. The society said the plan was “one small bit of environmental stupidity we ...
Craven Herald

RIVERSIDE: Scientists, park officials strive to keep mother navel orange tree ... - Press-Enterprise

Press-Enterprise
Green stems and freshly peeled young green bark lie in zip-top plastic bags in a biochemistry refrigerator. Vials of white fluid containing nucleic acids – DNA and RNA stocked with genetic codes – rest near vials of chopped bark in a deep freezer kept ...

Bizarre, Spiked, Worm-Like Creature from Prehistory Discovers Its Place in ... - Science World Report

Science World Report
"An exciting outcome of this study is that it turns our current understanding of the evolutionary tree of arthropods-the group including spiders, insects and crustaceans-upside down," said Javier Ortega-Hernandez, co-author of the new paper. "Most gene ...
HeritageDaily
The Times (subscription)
International Business Times UK

Celebrating Biodiversity-Rich Lung Spaces in the City - The New Indian Express

The New Indian Express
Park Day celebrates the uniqueness of the Tree Park as a model for public-private partnership to create biodiversity-rich lung spaces in the city. There were activities for children including competitions in photography and painting and a treasure hunt ...

Flora and fauna filling the summertime trails - Gazettextra

Gazettextra
Amongst other flora and fauna, one or more hikers appreciated plentiful spiderwort in full bloom, common milkweed also in bloom, great quantities of black-eyed Susan, prairie dock and blazing star ready to bloom. Also seen on the trail were tree ...

Drug Sought from African Tree - Voice of America

Voice of America
Pamela Maher, senior staff scientist at the Salk Institute's Cellular Neurobiology Lab, said, “We have developed over the years a variety of -- what are called – phenotypic assays that mimic different aspects of what goes wrong in the aging brain. And ...

Pine Tree Taxonomy

Pinus strobus (White Pine)
United States

Describes leaves, cones, and bark. Provides facts about height, diameter, and longevity. Includes photo and illustrations.

Pinus resinosa (Red Pine)
United States

Photos and facts about this species' native range, branching characteristics, height, diameter, and longevity.

United States

Provides forest genetic services to the national forests and cooperators in Oregon and Washington. Includes an overview of services, center ...

Tree Identification Expert
United States

Offers software which identifies northern forest trees. Includes details of the trees covered and an FAQ.

Taxonomy
United States

taxonomy: Organisms are classified in a hierarchical tree structure. Our taxonomy database contains every node (taxon) of the tree. UniProtKB ...

United States

Compendium of research papers describing the characteristics and distribution of important broadleaf and coniferous forest trees of the United States ...

The Ancient Bristlecone Pine
United States

Dedicated to the oldest-known living tree, growing in the White Mountains in east central California. Information about the location, dendrochronology, ...

Araucaria angustifolia
United States

Physical features, habitat, and classification of this species, commonly known as the Paranza pine or Brazilian pine.

NCBI Taxonomy
United States

Searchable and browsable taxonomy tree of organisms for which there are publicly available gene sequences.

Wollemi Pine International Pty Ltd.
United States

Joint venture aiming to propagate and market the Wollemi pine in Australia and internationally. Facts, photos, and news about the ...

Araucaria araucana (Monkey Puzzle Tree)
United Kingdom

Image of mature tree and closeup photo of leaves.

Ancient Bristlecone Pine
United States

An exploration of this tree of western North America, consisting of two species (Pinus longaeva and P. aristata), including characteristics, ...

NOVA: Methuselah Tree
United States

Explores the life cycle of the world's oldest living thing: the bristecone pine of California's White Mountains.

United States

Description and images of this species, commonly known as Parana pine or Candelabra tree.

Wollemi Pine, The
United States

Scientific, historical, and growers information. Includes photo gallery.

Wollemi Pine
Germany

Information for kids about the so-called Dinosaur tree.

Pinus bungeana (Lacebark Pine)
United States

Brief fact sheet plus images of mature tree, twig, fruit, leaf, and back.

Pinus flexilis (Limber pine)
Canada

Features photos of entire tree, leaves, and cone. Describes physical characteristics and habitat.

Araucaria heterophylla (Norfolk Island Pine)
United States

Describes physical characteristics and provides photos of mature tree, bark, fruit, and leaves.

Pteridium aquilinum
United States

Photograph and detailed description of bracken.

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