• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education experiences global resources the cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Nicole Alderman
  • r ranson
  • paul wheaton
  • Mike Jay
  • Anne Miller
  • Jocelyn Campbell
  • Devaka Cooray
  • Joseph Lofthouse
  • Burra Maluca
garden masters:
  • Dave Burton
  • Pearl Sutton
  • James Freyr
  • Joylynn Hardesty
  • Daron Williams

Secret forest - its underground!  RSS feed

Posts: 4339
Location: Anjou ,France
  • Likes 4
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

I saw this on the BBC and wondered if it was possible that there are such forests in colder climes ? Is a medow really just a short forest ? Is ploughing the real problem ?

Posts: 45
Location: Sackville/Graywood, Nova Scotia
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Super cool. I'm always in awe when learning about sub-soil ecosystems.

Makes me wonder.

I wonder how trees in repeatedly clearcut forests are changing? I know that dna changes are said to take hundreds of thousands of years, but I am thinking that very few trees of the same species or variety look the same in natural settings.

I guess to reword that, I wonder how trees are growing differently in these repeatedly clearcut areas. The same for the repeatedly burned areas.

Oh the thoughts. Day dreaming re-directed.
The first person to drink cow's milk. That started off as a dare from this tiny ad:
2019 PDC for Scientists, Engineers, Educators and experienced Permies
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
Boost this thread!