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Contact: Dr Michael J. O'Brien
University of Zurich

Tropical Forest in Borneo

Caption: The Danum River in Sabah, Malaysia, Borneo. The colorful trees are currently in bloom. The blossoming of tropical trees is often triggered by periods of drought (dry spells, blossoming and recovery are closely intertwined in tropical systems).

Credit: Michael O'Brien/UZH

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