When a Tree Falls in the Woods: Giant Trees That Have Left a Mark

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Trees provide shelter, anchor the soil against erosion, and process carbon. And, when a tree falls, whether there is a person to see it or not, it leaves a clear mark on the landscape.



Sometimes, it becomes a quiet foundation for new life. Other times, it causes damage.



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