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Climate change risk to UK maples

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One of the most spectacular sights of the British autumn, the Japanese maple's red leaves, could be a rarity in future.

Scientists at Westonbirt Arboretum in Gloucestershire are studying the trees, which they say are at risk from climate change.

Graham Satchell reports.

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