Should This TreeHouse Be Torn Down?


treehugger survey graphic image

TreeHugger writes often that kids should play outside; many prefer indoors "because that's where the electric outlets are." So when a pile of kids get together and build a great treehouse 13 feet up, we (and Cory at BoingBoing) would consider it a good thing.

But this one, in Brisbane Australia, is being demolished. It is on public land and according to the Courier Mail, is a "safety, privacy and liability issue".