2011 International Year of Forests – Micro-climates in a tree

Micro-climate – the definition Search for the word climate in the dictionary and you’ll get the following description: “Average atmospheric and meteorological conditions in a given area over a long period of at least 30 years”. Enter the word micro-climate and you’ll get a lot of different definitions ranging from “climate in the bottommost layer of air (up to 2 m above the ground), dominated by the contact with the earth’s surface,” to “a micro-climate occurs when the conditions on […] Read more »