ancient pine


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Synonyms for ancient pine

small slow-growing pine of western United States similar to the bristlecone pine

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He added: 'The professional marksmen were called in to protect young trees in an ancient pine forest.
On both sides vast open-pit coal mines stretched deep into the ancient pine forest.
Call into the visitor centre at Inverdruie for a free map to hiking and biking trails through ancient pine forests.
Ferries then carry us to Nissyros, with its unique volcano; to Tilos, once the home of midget elephants; and to Symi, the only island in the Dodecanese to retain substantial portions of its ancient pine and cypress forests.
KIDS PLOP themselves down comfortably on a carpet laid over the ancient pine floor front of the altar.
It's an idyllic holiday destination, bewitching with ancient pine trees and, away from the main port area, six tiny towns.
If this sounds fanciful, what are we to make of ancient pine and beech stumps that Grand Banks fishermen sometimes hoist from the deeps--with soil still clinging to the roots?
Dr Neil "Jurrasic" Clark, curator of Palaeontology at The Hunterian Museum in Glasgow, officially opened the colossal, reinforced gates to the new Dinsoaur Kingdom where more than 20 moving, roaring and real-life-sized dinosaurs now roam free in the ancient pine forest.
Contact: www.scotlandsthemepark.com Landmark Forest Theme Park, Carrbridge, Inverness-shire At Landmark, you can "skydive", ride a flume, rock climb, walk through the tops of tall pine trees, watch logs being sawn on a steam-powered sawmill, find your way out of a Wild Forest Maze and learn all about Scotland's ancient pine forest.
"In the course of time," he wrote in 1921, "representatives of every tree, shrub, and woody plant within a hundred miles radius of San Diego might find a refuge here, in this, the last resting place of an ancient pine forest." (26)
The Landmark Heritage Centre at Carrbridge is in a 30-acre ancient pine wood.
Rows of rough hewn columns of ancient pine march through the cavernous space in regimented, arboreal splendour.
But neighbours say the heart of the ancient pine wood was bulldozed to make way for the properties.
Thanks to legions of Club activists since then, countless High Sierra peaks, lakes, meadows, and ancient pine, fir, and sequoia forests have been saved, ensuring habitat for mountain lions, wolverines, black bears, and hundreds of other plant and animal species.
At Landmark, you can rock climb, "skydive", flume ride, meet wild red squirrels, walk through the tops of tall pine trees, watch logs being sawn on a steam-powered sawmill, work your way through a Wild Forest Maze and learn all about Scotland's ancient pine forest.