119 Photos - Jun 21, 2013
Photo: Top of the trailPhoto: Edge of the woodsPhoto: A joint effort.Photo: Eucalyptus stumpPhoto: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Stump and log from the eradication projectPhoto: Photo: Photo: eucalyptus stumpPhoto: A stump to the left of the trailPhoto: Photo: Photo: Bridge over the creekPhoto: Photo: More eucalyptus stumpsPhoto: Stumps and trunks, remains of the eradication project.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: You won'r see anything like this on the forest floor below eucalytus.Photo: Eucalyptus stumps in the redwoods.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The pesticide drenched eucalyptus stumps make nice native planters after a few years.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Stumps and trunks. with the Eucalyptus gone, these redwoods are thriving.Photo: Eradication does not mean clear-cutting. Plenty of beautiful and healthy native trees to fill in the open spaces. Plenty of native flora to reclaim the allelopathic zones created by the eucalypti.Photo: Photo: Two stumps you can hardly see. The area between and around them was dead 10 years ago. Only eucalypti mono-crop.Photo: Young woodland growing up around the eucalyptus stump.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: See the stump. This tree is doing a fine job of filling in for the dead exotic.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Stumps between the redwoodsPhoto: Where the Willow and Summit Trails meet.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: This redwood grove is the crown jewell.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The stumps can serve to hold the logs in place.Photo: Photo: Organic engineering.Photo: Photo: Photo: The bank to the creek is very steep. This native shoring is creative engineering.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: The once stunted woodland canopy , quickly fills in once the invasive exotics are eradicated.Photo: Photo: Photo: This is not a clear cut forest.Photo: These trees were once stunted shrubs, covered in bark.Photo: More organic engineering.Photo: This was a eucalyptus grove less than 10 years ago.Photo: Photo: Photo: Photo: