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Trees 'grow faster due to global warming'

Date : 1st February 2010, Source : The Telegraph (UK)



Trees are growing faster as a result of man-made global warming, a study suggests. In one forest studied by researchers an extra 1.8 tonnes of timber per acre is appearing each year. The trees, in the US state of Maryland, are sprouting up more quickly than at any time in the past 225 years, say the scientists.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/7129140/Trees-grow-faster-due-to-global-warming.html





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