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Rhode Island town is losing its “iconic” trees

The town of Newport, R.I. faces an unexpected shortage of urban greenery as its formerly lush population of European beech trees begins to succumb to old age. They were originally planted en masse over 120 years ago during a financial … Continue reading

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Can’t afford a hotel? Climb a Central Park Tree!

On Saturday, the New York Times published a story called “Finding a Bed Among Central Park’s Trees” about twin movie makers Cory and Dana Foht who have spent around 20 nights in hammocks in one of the Park’s elm trees. … Continue reading

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