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Old 05-21-2013, 09:17 AM
Location: Mokelumne Hill, CA & El Pescadero, BCS MX.
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Originally Posted by Ruth4Truth View Post
The article says the entire stand of eucalyptus trees at the North Oakland Sports Center will be removed. That's clear-cutting.
Where is the sports center, anyway? Is that at Lake Temescal?
It is removing all of the eucalyptus trees. Clearcutting is removing ALL trees within a certain area without regard to species.

Please, don't make me get my degree in forestry out of mothballs.
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Old 05-21-2013, 09:22 AM
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Originally Posted by krudmonk View Post
Really? All sorts, or just the fire bit?
All sorts. They're ugly, they stink, they're extremely flammable, they kill everything around them, they litter the forest floor with crap, their limbs fall all the time AND they're non-native. There's no reason to tolerate them here anymore.
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