“Money is limited in conservation, and it is important to know how best to spend it” - Dr Howard Wilson, on orangutan conservation efforts    

The world's big trees are dying

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The largest living organisms on the planet, the big, old trees that harbour and sustain countless birds and other wildlife, are dying.

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.

Full Press Release here