Colour infra-red photograph of deciduous woodland. Image and copyright Andy Luck.

Colour infra-red photograph of deciduous woodland. Image and copyright Andy Luck.

April 28th is National Arbor Day here in the USA and here is a short celebration of our own with some tree-related pictures and a link to a very informative article about trees

Facts About Trees

Click here to view the UNDP PSA for Forests The Sound of A Tree Not Falling!

Green Tree Boa at Moody Gardens, Galvaston, Texas.

Green Tree Boa at Moody Gardens, Galvaston, Texas.

Tree frog on a Sweet Gum

Tree frog on a Sweet Gum tree

With buttress roots rainforest trees support themselves in very thin tropical topsoils.

With buttress roots rainforest trees support themselves in very thin tropical topsoils.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Camouflaged caterpillar blends into the tree bark of its home.

Camouflaged caterpillar blends into the tree bark of its home.

A study of Autumn leaves and rain drops by Andy Luck.

A study of Autumn leaves and rain drops by Andy Luck.

Andy Luck and Jerry Short filming a UNDP funded rainforest tree nursery in Sabah, Borneo.

Andy Luck and Jerry Short filming a UNDP funded rainforest tree nursery in Sabah, Borneo for the UNDP’s PSA on forests. Andy Luck image and copyright.