redwood preservation

Research from Save the Redwoods League and Humboldt State University Confirms Significant Role of Redwood Forests in California’s Climate Fight

Another reason to stop the Felta Creek Loggers: “Prior to industrial logging, California had more than 2 million acres of ancient redwoods, but now only about 113,000 acres of old-growth redwood forests remain, largely protected in parks and preserves. According to Sillett’s team, there can be up to 890 metric tons of carbon (1 metric …

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Forest Unlimited has 100, Two year old redwood plants left over from annual tree planting available for adoption

ADOPT A REDWOOD Forest Unlimited Supporters: As may know, we had our annual planting of redwood seedlings for the weekend of January 5-6 at Wildwood Retreat in Guerneville.  Since it rained most of the time and we had fewer volunteer planters there due to this, we came up short on planting 1400 seedlings by about …

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Family’s legendary grove of old-growth redwoods preserved

“This is one of the most extraordinary conservation opportunities that we’ve seen in generations,” said Sam Hodder, president of the Redwoods League, as he stood one recent day next to a tree that forest biologists believe is the thickest and possibly the oldest of the 1,450 ancient trees in the grove: at 19 feet in …

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Do you have forested property in Sonoma County you want to sell for conservation?

Do you have forested property in Sonoma County you want to sell for conservation? Grant Johnson is looking for a parcel with second growth redwood forest to purchase and conserve.  See his message in the string below.  Grant is a professional photographer who has done nature work for years including fantastic pictures he provided for …

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