Cruising through Portugal, you’ll spot eucalyptus trees all over the place. While their distinctive aroma quickly becomes synonymous with the countryside, it’s essential to note that these trees are not native to Portugal, posing significant challenges to the local ecosystems. Driven by economic interests, eucalyptus plantations have expanded extensively, with awareness slowly catching up regarding the strain they impose on native environments.
In an effort to shed light on the adverse effects of eucalyptus and promote the search for sustainable alternatives, we’ve crafted a video covering everything you need to know about the impact of eucalyptus here in Europe.
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