Web of Life and Systems Thinking All Bound Up in Soil, Roots, Limbs, Canopies

The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.

― John Muir

Tree Dialogues

Talking trees with the typical Spokane (Washington)  “tree surgeon/arboriculturalist” is like speaking to a philosopher/doctor/medicine man/geek all in one breath. These men and women have a passion for trees because they see each community’s health, resilience and psychological well being tied to robust and plentiful trees.

Emblematic of how a community or even family should thrive, a city’s vast mosaic of trees and runs of forests turns our ecosystem into a fully connected biological living history – past, present and future.

Some sentiments can be dry – urban forests…

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