Monthly Archives: January 2017

Sequoia Tunnel Tree Brought Down

Sequoia Tunnel Tree Brought DownA powerful winter storm in California has brought down an ancient tree, carved into a living tunnel more than a century ago. The “Pioneer Cabin Tree,”...... Read More

Scientists Work To Bring Back Once-Thriving American Chestnut Tree

Scientists Work To Bring Back Once-Thriving American Chestnut Tree. The American chestnut tree used to make up a quarter of the forests in the eastern U.S., but disease decimated these...... Read More

White Tree Mystery

Mystery Of White Trees Among California’s Redwoods May Be Solved. Albino redwoods are white because of a genetic mutation. A researcher in California thinks he might have figured out what...... Read More

New Import / Export Rules

Effective January 2, 2017: The entire genus Dalbergia spp. (except for Brazilian rosewood (Dalbergia nigra), which is listed in Appendix I), the three bubinga species of Guibourtia demeusei, Guibourtia pellegriniana, and...... Read More