Authorities say unemployment and drug addiction have spurred an increase in the destructive practice of cutting off the knobby growths at the base of ancient redwood trees to make lacey-grained coffee tables.
California’s beloved giant trees could be weathering climate change—and it might even help them thrive.
The College of Marin celebrated Earth Day in a very special way, by planting some of the rarest trees on the planet. They planted three clones of ancient coastal redwoods, cut down more than a century ago.
A huge swath of Central Coast forest that is home to several threatened and endangered species has been purchased by several preservation groups.