Fungi: Key to tree survival in warming forest

22 julio 2015

Land managers may use fungi to ensure health of planting and reforestation efforts, researchers report. A team of scientists is studying pinyon pine trees and their susceptibility to severe drought conditions. While many tree species become vulnerable to insects during drought conditions, the team discovered a twist: the pinyons that were insect-resistant were not surviving the drought.img src=»» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/