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Resilient Pines
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These trees barely made it through the Station Fire of August 2009 in the San Gabriel Mountains. The branches were burnt almost all the way off, but still they managed to extend chlophyll panels. The trees remind me of artificial christmas trees, when they are dismantled after Christmas and the branches have been pulled off and boxed, but the wire rings of fake needles still wrapped around the trunk. These trees will see many more Christmasses.

Copyright: Pete babij
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Caricate: 04/04/2012
Aggiornato: 07/04/2012
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Tags: forest fire; mountains; recovery; pine; trees; nature; green; station fire
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