Profile20Picture2028129_0.jpg

SYN 90.7

Tree Trouble, Arboreal Attacks – Our Troubled relationship with our green cousins

P6020376-1.jpg

To say Humanity’s relationship with trees is old is to understate it. Perhaps more to the point, trees relationship with humanity is rather recent – in the great scheme of trees persistence on earth

However, our relationship is not mutual – far from it. 

So to better grasp our tested relationship with trees and the problems they seem to encounter when an urban enviroment is plonked right on top of where trees had been for millenia, listen in:

Contributors

Contributor: 
David Ross
Contributor title: 
Producer

More by Panorama

Police advise ‘stay aware’ on White Night

  Police are advising the people of Melbourne to stay aware on White Night this coming Saturday. The annual all night festival […]

Closing the Gap: The Redfern Statement

  On February 10 2017 Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull delivered the Closing the Gap report to Parliament. The report again shows slow […]

r722879_5758758

‘Growing Abundance’ combating food wastage

In Australia, lots of fruit from both commercial and backyard orchards ends up rotting on the ground. If it’s blemished, the supermarkets don’t […]