Mapping the Oaks III - Tree reasons why ancient oaks survived the felling of ancient forests in Britain


Article from The Ecologist

"It is a mysterious truth - and one the experts struggle to explain - that Britain has fewer woods than just about any other European country and yet it has vastly more ancient trees." 

http://www.theecologist.org/blogs_and_comments/commentators/2989286/tree_reasons_why_ancient_oaks_survived_the_felling_of_ancient_forests_in_britain.html

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