07 Feb '12, 9pm

Happy Tu Bishvat, the new year for trees

Happy Tu Bishvat, the new year for trees

In that spirit, some people see Tu Bishvat as a time not just to plant new trees, but to protect existing ones. That's why two New York summer-camp directors prepared for this year's Tu Bishvat by living in the canopy of 200-year-old California redwoods, part of a long-term "tree-sitting" campaign to save them from being cut down. Yoni and Vivian Stadlin, founders of Eden Village Camp in Putnam Valley, N.Y., said in a press release that spending a week in redwoods was "like living in the lungs of the Earth."

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/blo...

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