Hope after wildfire: Tiny sequoias could grow into giants

November 5, 2021 12:00 pm

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In an area devastated by wildfires, an unusual project is planting offspring from some of the largest and oldest trees on the planet, sequoias, to see if genes that allowed the parent to survive so long will protect new growth from the perils of climate change.

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