Duncan Menge


Fever tree (Acacia xanthophloea), Kruger NP, South Africa
One of many nitrogen fixers in savanna

Tree ferns (Cyathea
smithii), Westland NP, New Zealand

Coast redwood (Sequoia sempervirens), Redwood NP, California
This one was called "Big Tree."  Redwoods are the world's tallest trees, reaching up to about 379' (115 m)

Fynbos vegetation, Cape Point, South Africa
Incredibly diverse ecosystem

Deciduous forest, Harriman State Park, New York

Wildflowers, Sequoia NP, California
High Sierra Trail

Southern beech (Nothofagus) forest, Fiordlands NP, New Zealand
Routeburn Track

Giant sequoias (Sequoiadendron giganteum), Sequoia NP, California
Giant sequoias are the world's largest tree by volume (52,500 cubic feet, 1,497 cubic meters)
Also among the tallest (311', 95 m), widest (29', 8.9 m dbh), and oldest (>3,200 years)

Lakes Trail, Sequoia NP, California

Wildflowers, Yellowstone NP, Wyoming

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