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Europe's lost forests – study shows coverage has halved over six millennia

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Phys.org

Publication Date
2018-01-15

More than half of Europe's forests have disappeared over the past 6,000 years thanks to increasing demand for agricultural land and the use of wood as a source of fuel, new research led by the University of Plymouth suggests.

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https://phys.org/news/2018-01-europe-lost-forests-coverage-halved.html