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October 26, 2017

10-story sequoia doing well four months after the move

  • Tree mover David Cox of Environmental Design examined the 800,000-pound sequoia in Boise, and pronounced the tree ‘still happy.'
    Associated Press

    AP photo/Keith Ridler
    Naturalist John Muir, who played a key role in establishing California's Sequoia National Park, sent the tree as a seedling to Boise more than a century ago.

    BOISE — A 10-story-tall giant sequoia that was moved two city blocks on giant rollers last summer has new growth and appears happy in its new location, a tree expert said Wednesday.

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