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This 3200 Year Old Tree Is So Huge It's Never Been Captured In A Single Image. "The President" is one of those trees. The giant sequoia stands 247 feet tall, measures cubic feet in volume, and is an estimated years old.

Sequóia  gigante na Califórnia...

The President, Third-Largest Giant Sequoia Tree In The World, California. Humbolt County, Avenue of the Giants, CA

The Wawona Tree, cut in 1881

How Carleton Watkins saved Yosemite Valley

Carleton E Watkins: A horse-drawn cart passing through a section cut out of the base of a giant sequoia tree in the Mariposa groves of Yosemite Park, California. (Photo by Carleton E Watkins/Getty Images).

Sequoia......the big shot

Above the Canopy. Old growth redwood dwarfs new growth trees. Taken in California's Bear Creek Watershed. The largest continuous old growth redwood forest. Photograph by Michael Nichols for National Geographic.

and they have the audacity and stupidity to stand in front of this old-growth, hundreds of years old, magnificent tree they've just destroyed like they're proud.........no doubt this photo was shot in the rainforests near me, in Gippsland Victoria Australia...

In the Pacific Northwest before chainsaws were invented, the logging industry in the United States & Canada was a seriously challenging occupation and we are only talking about 125 years ago.


Banyan Tree and Century Terracotta Temple, Attpur, West Bengal, India a door to an unknown place


Twisted Juniper tree in Moab, Utah / photo: Brent Clark / What sculptural movement!

Humans for scale on this 3200 year old tree

Humans for scale on this 3200 year old tree


Dark Hedges in Ireland. This place looks so other worldly that it was actually a filming location for Game of Thrones.

Swing. A perfect self soothing experience as a child or an adult

I have fond memories of my tree swing as a kid! No kid should go through their childhood without their own tree I loved it up there!


left, and Marie Antoinette take a core sample of a giant redwood tree in California.Image: Giant redwood tree in California (© Michael Nichols/Getty Images/National Geographic Creative)

Standing Among Giants

Baby Redwood tree sheltered amongst the giants, Redwood National Forest, CA

Strange Trees Growing In Strange Places (55 pics)

Giant Sequoias [wiki] (Sequoiadendron giganteum), which only grow in Sierra Nevada, California, are the world's biggest trees (in terms of volume). The biggest is General Sherman [wiki] in the Sequoia National Park - one behemoth of a tree at 275 feet m)