What More Do You Know About our Earth’s Valuable Trees?

What More Do You Know About our Earth’s Valuable Trees?

“A nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people. ” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt The feature photo of this post was taken at The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington,...
Spiritual Tree Quote by Seneca

Spiritual Tree Quote by Seneca

Lucius Annaeus Seneca penned this spiritual tree quote.  Dense, thick forests with their gloomy shadows and stillness cause you to pause and take stock. If you believe in a higher power, the atmosphere of a forest interior makes you feel closer to the supernatural,...
How Well Can You Identify Our Valuable Trees?

How Well Can You Identify Our Valuable Trees?

Identifying trees is fun!  A walk through the forest can be a surreal experience.  Looking up into the heavens at the trees which stretch into the heavens is exhilarating.  What I find even more stimulating is identifying trees based on leaf patterns and shapes, bark...