May 23, 2020

Aftermath - Plants

Aftermath - Plants

Climactic's newest show, Aftermath. 

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Let's start at the very beginning.

Plants are critical to all life on land, and they are the organisms most acutely impacted by fire.

In this episode, Eav talks to Dr Brett Summerell of the Royal Botanical Gardens in Sydney about how Australian plants are (and aren't) adapted to fire, the way that plants are recovering from the 2019/2020 bushfires and what we can all do to help conserve Australia's native flora.

Further reading

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-01-18/gondwana-era-nightcap-oak-devastated-by-bushfire/11877770

https://www.australianbotanicgarden.com.au/

https://theconversation.com/many-of-our-plants-and-animals-have-adapted-to-fires-but-now-the-fires-are-changing-129754

 

 

 

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