ROOTS// Aspens in South-Central Utah known as the Trembling Giant. What is most interesting about the Trembling Giant colony, or what scientists refer to as Pando, is that this forest is actually one massive single Aspen tree connected by an underground rootsystem. Approximately, 80,000 years old, Pando weighs some 6,600 tons making it the largest living organism on Earth. http://www.gxsblogs.com/keifers/2012/10/b2b-e-commerce-the-aspen-roots-of-the-global-economy.html
The Soberanes Fire has burned over 60,000 acres in Monterey County & is about 45% contained. http://www.savetheredwoods.org/blog/futures/soberanes-fire-burns-redwood-region/#utm_sguid=116638,870b36b3-30ff-312b-3816-419f878f2472 Read & share #SamHodder's #GiantThoughts post to learn more.