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Heaviest tropical tree ever weighed recorded in Peru

  • November, 2012

The work of Rosa Goodman (University of Leeds) and colleagues has been published online in Nature this week. This included the heaviest tropical tree ever weighed, recorded from Madre de Dios, southeastern Peru.

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v491/n7425/full/491527b.html

For more information: Goodman, R. et al (2012) Tropical Forests: Tightening up on tree carbon estimates Nature 491 (527) doi:10.1038/491527b