AP News: As climate change progresses, trees in cities struggle
Many signs of stress were found in trees across Seattle after this decade’s arid, hot summer climate. At the Washington Park Arboretum, which is a 230-acre park, a few significant trees showed stress which were last efforts to reproduce. Even with protocols such as President Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act, which allocated $1.5 billion into planting and maintaining trees in urban areas, trees and other plants experience climate conditions that they cannot withstand. To learn more about this topic, click here.