Up to 40 per cent of Canberra trees face some risk from climate change

By Nicole Hasham
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:08pm, first published November 14 2017 - 7:33am

As many as 40 per cent of Canberra's trees would be at some risk from increased temperatures under a business-as-usual scenario in which emissions continue to increase to 2070.

New research has found climate change severely threatens the health of more than one-third of tree species in Australia's cities.

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