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A Possible Reason for the Pine Beetle Infestation

In certain parts of western North America, vast areas of pine forests have been systematically devastated by the mountain pine beetle. This tiny insect, measuring only a few millimetres in length, by multiplying into multitudinous flying hordes, has been able to destroy vast numbers of pine and other kinds of trees, including entire forests that cover large areas. 964 more words

Act III: The Glorious Miracle Of Life

Inside look at the Skagit River Valley near Hope BC

Hidden Remains of the disappeared old growth forests of BC

These old growth forest were taken out over 100 years ago around 1900.

Looking at old growth trees deep in forest of Skagit Valley in BC… 253 more words

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Old-growth Forests May Protect Some Bird Species From Warming Climate

Oregon State University News Release

Complex, old-growth forests may protect some bird species in a warming climate

Old forests that contain large trees and a diversity of tree sizes and species may offer refuge to some types of birds facing threats in a warming climate, scientists have found. 454 more words

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Seeking Solace in Nature

In the aftermath of the Las Vegas shootings last week (on top of everything else going on in this country) I needed a big hug from nature. 420 more words

Giant Tree Hunters

A must watch documentary showcasing the work done by Ancient Forest Alliance and Photographer TJ Watt. Help suppert the Ancient Forest Alliance by donating here: … 17 more words