24 Jul '17, 2pm

#natureisamazing

#natureisamazing

From the world's largest to ones that were here long before the Mayflower, these noble trees are nothing less than U.S. national treasures. While they aren't celebrated as much as they should be, few things are as iconic as a country's trees. They stand witness to history, being rooted in place sometimes for thousands of years, as generations of people come and go. They act as landmarks; they are the centers around which stories take place. They are workhorses for the environment and give us shade and food. We would be nowhere without them; yet they're not always recognized as the living monuments and eco-superheroes that they are! So in an effort to show the trees some love, we've put together a who's who of spectacular specimens of trees in The States. All trees are worthy of respect; but the following stand out as just a few of the many especially significant ones. Ange...

Full article: https://www.treehugger.com/slideshows/natural-sciences/15...

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