How a giant tree's death sparked the conservation movement 160 years ago | Curio

How a giant tree's death sparked the conservation movement 160 years ago

11 mins | May 20, 2018

"If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it..." Well, the fall of one tree over 160 years ago most definitely made a sound, one whose echoes are still heard today. Leo Hickman, writing in The Guardian, tells the extraordinary tale of how a giant sequoia’s death sparked the conservation movement in California.

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From The Guardian