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The World’s Loneliest Tree

July 31, 2013
The World’s Loneliest Tree

At 400kms from its nearest neighbour, L’Arbre du Ténéré (The Tree of Ténéré) was once considered the most isolated tree on earth. A lone landmark for caravan routes through the Ténéré region of the Sahara desert, it guided travellers en route to Algiers towards a 40m deep well nearby. The tree, an Acacia, was a…

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