Dieback starts in the soil, it infects kauri roots and damages the tissues that carry nutrients within the tree. Infected trees show symptoms including lesions that bleed gum, loss of leaves and ultimately the whole tree itself dies.
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"Celebrate Conservation" - that was the theme of this year's Conservation Week.
An expert environmentalist, today Stephen King returned to Waipoua Forest to check on the health of Tāne Mahuta.