BBC: Frankincense may have disappeared by end of the century

Wed 21 Dec 2011
It would not be Christmas without a bit of gold, frankincense and myrrh. But it seems there is a danger that supplies of frankincense might have disappeared by the end of the century. Scientists say fires, disease and cattle grazing have led to a decline in numbers of the tree which produces the resin.

Added by wikiherbia on Mon 13 Aug 2012 on 4:23 pm GMT

Updated by wikiherbia on Mon 13 Aug 2012 at 4:23 pm GMT