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Life Grows On

Wayne and I took a walk in our woods to where the clearcutting is occurring behind our property line. It’s very sad up close, but we found comfort in the beauty of our woods in the early spring. 346 more words

Maine

Unexpected Clearcuts

Greater Portland, Maine has been growing rapidly which includes my town of Scarborough. With “development” comes destruction. Since I purchased my house nine years ago this month I have witnessed many changes in my immediate neighborhood. 578 more words

Maine

Citizens group gears up for fight against Port Blandford wood cutting proposal. Is it too late?

It is a pleasure to see the citizens of Newfoundland fight for the boreal forest. It is their forest to be protected for future generations. But, this group is late to the table. 256 more words

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The Device

The young inventor sat with the device in his lap, lost in deep contemplation.  A single burst and the tree had disintegrated.  He stared at the dirt, then up at the scattered wooden innards that flashed against the dark ground.  69 more words

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A massive clearcut just west of Gander, Newfoundland courtesy of Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Ltd.

The above image shows the massive clearcut (one of many in the central part of the province) just west of Gander, Newfoundland. This cut is courtesy of Corner Brook Pulp and Paper Limited owned by Kruger Inc headquartered in Montreal. 375 more words

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