Botanical Researchers Are ‘Thrilled’ After Discovering an Oak Tree Once Thought to Be Extinct

In Big Bend National Park in Texas, a coalition of 10 institutions have discovered an oak tree once thought to be extinct. Botanical researchers were thrilled to find a lone Quercus tardifolia tree standing about 30 feet tall, though in poor condition. First described in the 1930s, the last living specimen was believed to have […]

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