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redwood

see SEQUOIA.

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Coast redwoods, and the giant sequoias that follow, are big--I mean really big--even compared to other megatrees.
Hill, a well-known artist and photographer, was commissioned by a London magazine to take some photographs of the giant redwoods.
Activists say it's just greenwashing, an excuse to clearcut and take out more redwoods.
Even so, redwoods have great powers of regeneration.
But it would be an economic as well as a political struggle: A national park in the redwoods would have to be purchased -- and the price would be high.
Having measured most of the tallest redwoods including the Tall Tree, the previous champion and then tallest tree in the world, he had the data to establish the Dyerville tree as the new champion.
So gigantic were those redwoods that mariners steered by them, lining up their ships with the tallest two--from 16 miles out--as they navigated through the Golden Gate.
Many people confuse redwoods and sequoias and think redwoods are the largest trees in the world.