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synonyms for conifer

  • cedar
  • pine
  • douglas
  • wood
  • alpine
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How to use conifer in a sentence

She noted where and when conifer forests began to return, where they didn’t, and where opportunistic invasive species like cheatgrass took over the landscape.
THE PANDEMIC SLASHED THE WEST COAST’S EMISSIONS. WILDFIRES ALREADY REVERSED IT.JAMES TEMPLEJULY 27, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
With her gentle snuffling, the pig helps the man locate truffles as the sun streams through the cathedral of conifers around them.
IN PIG, NICOLAS CAGE PLAYS A GROUCHY, MEDITATIVE HERMIT—AND GIVES HIS BEST PERFORMANCE IN YEARSSTEPHANIE ZACHAREKJULY 15, 2021TIME
Even in systems where fire suppression is responsible for fuel buildup, such as mixed conifer stands in the Rockies and Sierra Nevada, fuel treatments can’t always affect the course of a fire.
UNDERPAID FIREFIGHTERS, OVERSTRETCHED BUDGETS: THE U.S. ISN’T PREPARED FOR FIRES FUELED BY CLIMATE CHANGESARAH KAPLANJULY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The regional average for mixed conifer forests in the inland region is much lower than the average for similar forests in the coastal region.
THE CLIMATE SOLUTION ACTUALLY ADDING MILLIONS OF TONS OF CO2 INTO THE ATMOSPHEREBY LISA SONG, PROPUBLICA, AND JAMES TEMPLE, MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEWAPRIL 29, 2021PROPUBLICA
After the fireball, the ferns and conifers largely vanished.
DINOSAUR-KILLING ASTEROID RADICALLY CHANGED EARTH’S TROPICAL FORESTSCAROLYN GRAMLINGAPRIL 26, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Ferns unfurled and flowering shrubs bathed in the sunlight that streamed down through large gaps in the canopy between towering conifers.
THE DINOSAUR-KILLING ASTEROID IMPACT RADICALLY ALTERED EARTH’S TROPICAL FORESTSCAROLYN GRAMLINGAPRIL 1, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The area’s plant coverage was relatively sparse, and a bevvy of conifers called it home.
PRIOR TO THE CHICXULUB IMPACT, RAINFORESTS LOOKED VERY DIFFERENTARS CONTRIBUTORSAPRIL 1, 2021ARS TECHNICA
The fires spurred the production of conifer cones, which had not happened since 2015.
POST-FIRE AUSTRALIA WILL PROVIDE TRAVELERS WITH MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR ‘RESTORATIVE TOURISM’ELIZABETH HEATHMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On Tasmania, for example, 2019 bush fires scorched the remote Overland Track, home to ancient stands of montane conifers.
POST-FIRE AUSTRALIA WILL PROVIDE TRAVELERS WITH MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR ‘RESTORATIVE TOURISM’ELIZABETH HEATHMARCH 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One of the strangest aspects of these garden conifers is that the same species can exist as a large, towering evergreen or as a tiny one.
WINTER WONDERS: CONIFERS REVIVE THE SLEEPING GARDEN. BUT REMEMBER, LESS IS MORE.ADRIAN HIGGINSDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO CONIFER

  • alpine
  • cedar
  • conifer
  • douglas
  • pine
  • wood
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