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100 million dead trees in the Sierra are a massive risk for unpredictable wildfires - UC Berkeley


UC Berkeley
Most western U.S. ecosystems like the Sierra Nevada are fire dependent, meaning that for millennia, the flora and fauna depended upon periodic low- to moderate-intensity fires to maintain ecosystem integrity. Following Euro-American settlement ...

Pollen-producing yaupon holly may never bear fruit - Bryan-College Station Eagle


Bryan-College Station Eagle
Dear Neil: I bought two yaupon holly trees for my yard. One has a great crop of berries every winter. The other has never had the first berry. What can I do to get it to bear fruit? A: My bet would be that there is nothing you can do. You probably have ...

In a threatened Cambodian forest, hand-in-hand push to protect land and people - Christian Science Monitor


Christian Science Monitor
Put Poeurn, for example, is one of eight Chong residents paid by the conservation group Flora and Fauna International (FFI) to monitor the crocodiles. But he also farms rice, and travels far into the surrounding area searching for resin trees, whose ...

Tips 4 Trees

Englewood - United States

How to promote healthy, long-lived trees. Lists good (and bad) pruning, thinning, aeration, watering, and fertilizing practices.

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Tips from a professional dog trainer. Browse the archives, visit the forum, or ask a question. Includes articles on housebreaking puppies, teaching your puppy to walk on a leash, and getting the right training equipment.

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Top 10 safety tips from the ASPCA for pets on Halloween including keeping pets indoors before and after Halloween, not feeding candy to pets (especially chocolate), and making sure your pet does not dart outside when answering the door.

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Tips and advice for dog grooming.

Trees
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Comprehensive guide to trees from the National Arbor Day Foundation. Learn about the benefits of trees; tree selection, care, planting, and pruning; and how to identify different tree species.

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Tree identification using examples of trees located in London. Illustrated with photographs of trees, bark, flowers, fruit and leaves.

Trees Identification
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Provides help with tree identification.

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Descriptions of plane trees (Platanus) grown in London, UK.

About Elm Trees
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Descriptions of ten species of Ulmus, how to identify different species, basic biology of the genus, and advice on caring for elms in the landscape.

Trees Are Good
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Designed to educate the public about proper tree care. Trees Are Good also addresses the benefits and value of trees along with tree planting information.