Arbor Day

Photo: Nebraska State Line Arbor Day = Last Friday in April Embedded Tweets Happy Arbor Day! Did you know that 1 million trees were planted on the first US Arbor Day in 1872? Learn about what we are doing to make a difference in Indiana: https://t.co/kt4mGXclx8 pic.twitter.com/VqJMnPtLN6 — Indiana Natural Resources Foundation (@indiananrf) April 24, …

Dead Trees

Buzzwords Dead Trees = Print media (newspapers, magazines and books) Embedded Tweets Thanks @WholeFoods for carrying @lasvegasweekly … what will Las Vegas look like when the shutdown ends? Reimagining begins. #deadtrees #lasvegasnow pic.twitter.com/rD9WA5IXJo — Ron Mader (@ronmader) April 23, 2020 Today's dead tree newspapers in Las Vegas #deadtrees #journalism #1october attn @TomBuckley519 pic.twitter.com/EAwf56VK4N — Ron …

Trees Links

Photo: Oaxaca City Links related to trees presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Tree loss is making for sweaty suburbs, and the households that can least afford it are feeling the heat The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a Technology Growing pains: The oldest trees on Earth ripped themselves apart, fossils show https://www.theguardian.com/city-of-sydney-bringing-the-forest-to-the-city/2017/apr/26/do-you-suffer-from-tree-blindness …

Sycamore

Photo: February 2020 Notable trees: Sycamore Features What to do with sycamore balls? Sycamores Get No Respect Embedded Tweets To whomever is chalking names and descriptions of trees on the pavements across Walthamstow. I love you. This made my heart sing today. pic.twitter.com/6lmauYeQVD — Elizabeth Archer (@edarcherthinks) April 7, 2020 Wikipedia Platanus occidentalis Planeta Trees …

Trees

Photo: Birdbrian, River Gum Leaning Tree at Greenough Tree = Woody perennial plant, typically having a single stem or trunk growing to a considerable height and bearing lateral branches at some distance from the ground Embedded Tweets AsĂ­ las cosas por Oaxaca 😍 pic.twitter.com/IRijWdNneZ — Begoña (@BdonnayM) March 5, 2018 Planeta.com Trees Links Tree Blindness …

Wollemi Pines

Poster Spotlight on Australia’s Wollemi Pines, which survived December’s Gospers Mountain mega bushfire in New South Wales. Background The Wollemi Pine was discovered in the Wollemi National Park. These trees are often referred to as ‘living fossils’ or ‘dinosaur trees’ with evidence dating back more than 100 million years. Embedded Tweets The Wollemi Pines outlasted …

Sequoias

Photo: Peter Sekely, Mariposa Grove Sequoia = a redwood tree, especially the California redwood Headlines Treetop science: Measuring the changing climate’s effects on California sequoias – CBS Planting a ‘Trail of Giants’ – The Atlantic National Park Sites On List Of Landscapes At Risk From Climate Change Wikipedia: Giant sequoia specimens are the most massive …

Baobab

Photo: South Africa Tourism Wikipedia: Adansonia is a genus of deciduous trees known as baobabs. They are found in arid regions of Madagascar, mainland Africa, Arabia, and Australia. The generic name honors Michel Adanson, the French naturalist and explorer who first described the plant. Wikipedia: Baobab is the common name of a genus of trees …