Some articles on maximum longevity:
... cohorts Average age of dominant species approaching half the maximum longevity for species (approximately 150+ years for most shade-tolerant trees) Some old trees at close to ... a period greater than the maximum longevity of the dominant tree species) Minimal evidence of human disturbance Final stages of stand development before a relatively steady state is reached ...
Famous quotes containing the words longevity and/or maximum:
“Every thing teaches transition, transference, metamorphosis: therein is human power, in transference, not in creation; & therein is human destiny, not in longevity but in removal. We dive & reappear in new places.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“I had a quick grasp of the secret to sanityit had become the ability to hold the maximum of impossible combinations in ones mind.”
—Norman Mailer (b. 1923)