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Visiting Some Legendary Trees

Curtain Fig Tree, Curtain Fig National Park

The Curtain Fig Tree is an enormous strangler fig tree, one of the largest trees in North Queensland, and as fascinating as it is unusual.  422 more words


The Strangler Fig: The Ultimate Tree Hugger

by: Nicole Kitner, Ella Martin, Mikayla Salmon-Beitel, Carole-Anne Williams

In the depths of the Costa Rican rainforest, one can find many species of animals, insects, and plants. 2,147 more words

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Beware the Strangler Fig Tree! Do Not get too close!

On Emmerson Point Park in Palmetto, Florida recently I noticed a Strangler Fig tree had done its work and strangled a tree and eventually had killed it.   78 more words


Rincon de la Vieja National Park

L: I wonder what it means.

D: Rincon de la Vieja? “The Old Lady’s Cranny”.

L: The Old Lady’s WHAT?

D: Sigh. I said Cranny. Cranny as in nook and cranny, or corner. 2,016 more words

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Ruddy Daggerwing

Special thanks to Ken Gonyo (Class of 2012) for leading a nature guide “training” walk at the Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area on Saturday, 2/27. Ken & Reva Brugnoli (Class of 2013) have been co-leading the bi-monthly ORCA nature walks for the general public on the first & third Saturdays of each month from November through the first week of April. 146 more words

Oslo Riverfront Conservation Area