Saving the World's Threatened Trees

Over 10,000 tree species are threatened with extinction. Help us secure their future.

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Plant conservation unwrapped

Basic terminology for assessing species

Adansonia-suarezensis_credit Daudet Andriafidison

The people working to save trees

Meet Tonisoa, who works to save endangered baobabs

DSCN9453 Juniperus barbadensis in pot (Jenny Daltry FFI)

The rarest Christmas tree

Can Christmas save this tropical tree?

Projects

We’re involved in a range of projects around the world working for the conservation of threatened tree species. Here are some of our latest projects:

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Threatened Trees

The Global Trees Campaign is building a selection of profiles for trees of interest.

Some of the latest trees we have added to the site are:

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IUCN/SSC Global Tree Specialist Group

The IUCN/SSC Global Tree Specialist Group (GTSG) is a global network of experts who, working in their own regions and institutions, all contribute to the conservation of globally threatened trees. The aims of the GTSG are: To promote and implement global Red...

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Did you know?

Monkey puzzle wood can be used to reconstruct past climatic conditions.  This is done by measuring growth rings which go back many hundreds of years.