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Tree Facts

Trees, ocean and sky at Tofino

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Some Statistics for You to Consider…~

book cover Acknowledgements

The above extracts are from Gospel of the Living Tree: for Mystics, Lovers, Poets & Warriors by Roderic Knowles, published by (and available online from) Earth Cosmos Press


1. Knowles, Roderic. Gospel of the Living Tree, for Mystics, Lovers, Poets & Warriors. 2009, Earth Cosmos Press: > Link.

2. As of 1996. United Nations Environmental Program. Key Facts on Atmospheric Issues: > Link.

3. Originally published in Winter 2007 BirdTracks, written by BirdWatchers' Digest for Wild Birds Unlimited.

4. Cawley, Ashley. Natural Bushcraft. Tree Facts: > Link.

5 Ó Nualláin, Fiann. 10 good reasons or more to plant a tree. Bord Bía, the Irish Food Board: > Link.

6. Based on estimates from 2005. Apple & Pear World News, Vol. 10 Issue 17, 25-5-07. > Link.

7. Project Forest. Culture - Names and Surnames. > Link . ↑

8. IPCC information sheets. Irish Woodlands: > Link.

9. United Nations Environmental Program. Common Facts: > Link.

10. As of 1996. United Nations Environmental Program. Key Facts on Atmospheric Issues: > Link.

11. Kuo, F.; Sullivan,W. 2001. Environment and Crime in the Inner City: Does Vegetation Reduce Crime? Environment and Behavior 33(3).

12. Kaplan, R.; Kaplan, S. 1989. The Experience of Nature: A Psychological Perspective. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press.

13. Wolf, K. L. 1999. Nature and Commerce: Human Ecology in Business Districts. In: Kollins, C., ed. Building Cities of Green: Proceedings of the 9th National Urban Forest Conference.Washington, DC: American Forests.

14. Theil, Stefan. Forests Save the Day. Newsweek, Jan 11 2010.

15. United Nations Environmental Program. Tree Trivia: > Link.

16. Gibbons, John. Six reasons why Earth won't cope for long. The Irish Times, Dec 17 2009.

17. The 10 Billion Acre Story. 10 Billion Acres: Reforest the World for Human Survival: Link.

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