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Climbing High: Readers' Photos of Trees - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, photos, news, trees )

Zora
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
We asked you to share your photos of trees around the world as part of GuardianWitnessâEUR(TM) bi-weekly readersâEUR(TM) assignment. Here is a selection of our favourites
Ancient Trees - Woman Spends 14 Years Photographing World's Oldest Trees
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Kathy
- 12 days ago - realfarmacy.com
Beth Moon is a photographer based in San Francisco who has been searching for the world's oldest trees over the past 14 years. She's traveled all over the world to capture the most magnificent trees that grow in remote locations and look as old as the...
What Do Tree Rings Sound Like When Played Like A Record?
Offbeat  (tags: trees, arts, nature, music )

Volker
- 42 days ago - iflscience.com
Rather than use a needle like a record, sensors gather information about the wood's color and texture and use an algorithm that translates variations into piano notes. The breadth of variation between individual trees results in a individualized tune.
Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasies: The World's Most Ancient Trees - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, environment, world, wildlife, trees, pictures )

Zora
- 46 days ago - theguardian.com
From 4,000-year-old pines in California to Welsh yews carved into pulpits, photographer Beth Moon has spent 14 years travelling the globe in search of exquisite trees
Wildlife Crime Wanted List Released
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, environment, animals, trees, wildlife )

Ray
- 72 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The public is being asked to provide information on the locations of nine fugitives suspected of serious environmental crimes. The appeal, from Interpol, is part of an effort to track down individuals involved in illegal fishing, logging and wildlife
'Robin Hood' Major Oak Wins Tree of the Year Competition
Offbeat  (tags: Trees, Major Oak, Robin Hood, Woodland Trust, Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, England )

Ray
- 75 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The Major Oak's branches spread over 92ft (28m), An oak said to be associated with the Robin Hood legend has won England's first Tree of the Year competition.
England's Top 10 Trees Shortlisted for 'Tree of the Year'
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, goodnews, government, trees, pictures )

Zora
- 95 days ago - theguardian.com
A tree where Robin Hood hid and Isaac Newton's apple tree are among candidates picked by the Woodland Trust for England's first tree of the year, to be voted by the public
Beautiful Trees Around the World: In Pics
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Cher
- 122 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
All photographs by Andrea Jones from The Splendour of the Tree, words by Noel Kingsbury (
Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam - ForceChange
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Wendy
- 140 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister Tan Dung Nguyen and the Vietnamese government to strengthen their enforcement of banning illegal trading and poaching while also preserving the remaining forests, loss of which is the biggest threat
Not Something You See Every Day...
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, odd, photos, animals, lightning, trees )

Barb
- 204 days ago - ba-bamail.com
Timing is everything in photography, that and a boat load of luck. These photographers obviously had both working for them...
Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
Offbeat  (tags: conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, forests, green, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, world, wildlife, weather, water, trees, protection, habitat, activists, culture, dishonesty, death, ethics, fami )

Wendy
- 216 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
Why Do Koalas Hug Trees in the Heat?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, koalas, trees, heat, wildlife )

Cher
- 239 days ago - greenerideal.com
Everyone is accustomed to seeing a koala hugging a tree branch - in fact, some may find it hard to picture them doing anything else. But many probably ask themselves, why do koalas hug trees in the heat? You may not have known that there was a natural
Listen With Your Heart   video
Offbeat  (tags: Arbor Day, Listen With Your Heart, Love, Trees )

Dandelion
- 279 days ago - youtube.com
This video is dedicated to all the trees of this world, the tree huggers, the tree growers and the tree rescuers. Reach out to a tree, touch it, hug it, love it and talk to it. And the tree will love you back. A connection from the heart center - love.
ERADICATING ECOCIDE GLOBAL INITIATIVE
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Annamaria
- 317 days ago - eradicatingecocide.com
END ECOCIDE IN EUROPE has become a global initiative, the whole world can now support the initiative and sign Eradicating Ecocide Global Initiative. PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE
Tribute to My Care2 Friends!
Offbeat  (tags: Care2 friends, tribute, thank you, trees, tree nation, activists )

Nancy
- 349 days ago - tree-nation.com
I've planted 2 trees in your honor. Scroll to the comment section to see how I've spent many enjoyable hours!!!
 

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