The trouble with trees: Why did so many come down in the storm?

By Andrew Duffy, Ottawa Citizen, May 24, 2022

It helps them reproduce by spreading seeds and pollen, it governs their growth and height, and it brings down the old and the weak.

Such was the case Saturday when thousands of trees in Ottawa were damaged or uprooted during the powerful spring storm that battered the region with what have been described as “hurricane-force” winds gusting to 120 km/h.

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