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Trees are dying of thirst in the Western drought – here’s what’s going on inside their veins

by Nevada State News
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This photo provided by the USDA Forest Service shows the different stages of dying juniper trees at the Prescott National Forest in Arizona on April 8, 2021. The juniper tress are dying from drought and that increases fire risk. As bad as last year's record-shattering fire season was, the U.S. West starts this year's fire season in even worse condition.