A “tree” is only what we see above ground. Below the surface, the interconnectedness of the forest—or a few trees on your home’s land—is a complex system of communication and nurture. Watch this video and think about what it really means when we strip the forests.
Intelligent Trees is a new documentary is by German forester, author, and tree expert, Peter Wohlleben, along with Suzanne Simard, who is an ecologist from the University of British Columbia. Watch the trailer below to get a glimpse into it.
“They can form bonds like an old couple, where one looks after the other. Trees have feelings”
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