Group Clones Giant California Redwoods, Sequoias To Battle Climate ChangeA cadre of modern day Johnny Appleseeds who believe California's giant sequoias and coastal redwoods are blessed with some of the heartiest genetics of any trees on Earth - and that propagating them will help reverse climate change, at least in a small way.
Muir Wood's Tallest Tree Only 777 Years OldAn analysis has found that the tallest redwood tree in Muir Woods is 777 years old -- and not the much older 1,500 years once assumed.
Muir Woods Entry Fee Going Up From $7 To $10Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.
Fire Burns 4-Acres In Marin County Redwood GroveA fire that burned about four acres of one of Marin County’s largest redwood groves was 90 percent contained as of late Tuesday afternoon.
Rare Chimeric Redwood Tree In Cotati Replanted After Being Moved From Railroad TracksA rare redwood tree in the Sonoma County town of Cotati has been safely replanted instead of being sawed down to make way for planned railway tracks.
North American Tree Climbing Champ Scales Golden Gate Park Eucalyptus In Preparation For Internationals A San Francisco tree climber prepares for an international competition next week by scaling eucalyptus in Golden Gate Park.
Redwood Tree Burl Poaching Spreading To Other NorCal Forests, OregonThe poaching of knobby growths on ancient redwood trees has spread to national forests in Northern California and Oregon.
Humboldt County Man Charged With Cutting Knobby Growths From Old Redwoods In National ParksA Northern California man is facing charges in connection with the cutting of knobby growths from an old growth redwood tree.
Poachers Butchering Northern California's Majestic Redwoods For ProfitCalifornia's treasured redwood trees are under attack by poachers hacking out the trees' distinctive burls which are later turned into tables, artwork or other adornments.
Menlo Park Woman Fights To Save Redwood Tree From PG&E TrimmersA Menlo Park woman is on a mission to save a once mighty redwood tree in her home’s front yard from what she says is a systematic killing of the tree by PG&E.
South Bay Woman Honored For Rescuing Historic Teddy Roosevelt Tree From DumpIn 1903, Theodore Roosevelt became the first sitting U.S. President to visit Campbell. Through the remarkable efforts of one woman, people can still see the legacy of that visit more than a century later.
Lightning Destroys Redwood Tree On Berkeley StreetLightning destroyed a redwood tree in Berkeley during a powerful storm Monday, damaging a nearby home.
Caught On Camera: Lightning Splits Martinez Tree Cleanly In HalfA neighbor captures the damage on camera after lightning splits a 60-year old redwood.
Fleeing Larkspur Suspect Injured Jumping From Redwood TreeA burglary suspect was injured when he jumped from a tree onto the roof of a residence in Larkspur while trying to avoid arrest Thursday night, a Twin Cities police sergeant said.