How University of Plymouth research is supporting expansion of England’s remnant Temperate Rainforest

Author: Dr Paul Lunt (Director of the Low Carbon Devon Project) Remnant fragments of Atlantic or Temperate Rainforest occur on the cliffs and steep sided valleys of England’s southwest and northwest coast. In these oceanic and upland areas high rainfall and humidity combine with low annual temperature fluctuations. Here the twisted hulks of age weathered oaks cling to the slopes and hollows in England’s most dramatic protected landscapes. Their remains hark back to ancient times when these forests would haveRead more