Examples of ozone damage in heathland

Open heathland

Tormentil, Purple moorgrass, Tufted hairgrass

 

Mediterranean macchia

a) Strawberry tree      b) Myrtle                   c) Mastic tree

Ozone damage on turpentine tree

d) Turpentine tree

Photos courtesy of: (a) M. J. Sanz and V. Calatayud, Strawberry tree (Arbutus unedo); (b) M. J. Sanz, Myrtle (Myrtus communis); V. Calatayud, (c) Mastic tree (Pistacia lentiscus); (d) Turpentine tree (Pistacia terebinthus). See this website for all photos plus additional details: www.ozoneinjury.org.