By Dogtown Commoner | Posted at 7:29 pm, December 8th, 2007 | Topic: environment, oakland
I like trees. I really do. I’ve even marvelled at the wondrous environmental, social and emotional benefits of trees on this blog. But when it comes to tree appreciation, it seems that I’m just a two-bit amateur compared to some:
Meanwhile, Oakland Makeshift Memorials continues to document the tragedy of Oakland’s slain victims (slain human victims, that is). And the deforestation of the Amazon basin continues at the rate of roughly one Jamaica (or 6 Alameda counties) per year.