29 Apr '13, 6pm

Photographer documents tree damage following Superstorm Sandy

Photographer documents tree damage following Superstorm Sandy

The devastating human suffering and economic costs of Hurricane Sandy will be felt for years. While the loss of a tree is not comparable to the loss of a life, home, or livelihood, the plants and trees that line our parks, yards, and streets are an important part of our city’s history and ecosystem. The city’s trees are home to endangered migratory birds, shelter from the summer sun, and the backdrop for a cherished family photos. ... The photos in this essay are from parts of New York City that saw little human or property damage. Here, Sandy made her mark in other subtle, but equally long-lasting, ways.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/corporate-responsibility/photog...

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