How much would you say a tree is worth? I was way off.

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This goes beyond the usual value of lumber and fruit. Though the value is not surprising in it’s entirety the numbers broken down were very humbling

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About: I saw this at Forest Freak http://www.facebook.com/ForestFreakPage one of my favourite Facebook pages. The research was originally done by TM Das at University of Calculta in the 1980’s. If you want to read the paper Eco Walk the Talk http://www.ecowalkthetalk.com/blog/2009/02/16/part-i-how-much-is-a-tree-worth/ links to the book it is in http://astore.amazon.com/ecowalkthetalk-20/detail/0792340388

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