San Francisco, Nov 21 from the United States
The loss boosted the number of redwoods deaths caused by wildfires to an estimated 13 to 19 percent of the world’s people, Xinhua news agency reported.
This is a species with only a limited distribution, of about 28.000 hectares, which stretch through 70 groves around the western foothills of the Sierra Nevada in California.
Giant redwashed trees can reach age thousands of years as they are in the process of overshadowing everything around them.
The largest tree in the world, at 83.8 meters (9.08 ft) high and 10.9 meters (6.07 feet) in diameter at its base, Park, is 36 feet (275 m) across.