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  1. National Park Closes Road to Deter PoachersAuthorities say unemployment and drug addiction have spurred an increase in the destructive practice of cutting off the knobby growths at the base of ancient redwood trees to make decorative pieces like lacey-grained coffee tables and wall clocks.The practice — known as burl poaching — has become so prevalent along the Northern California coast that Redwood National and State Parks have started closing the popular Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway at night in a desperate attempt to deter thieves.Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2014/03/national-park-closes-road-deter-poachers

    National Park Closes Road to Deter Poachers

    Authorities say unemployment and drug addiction have spurred an increase in the destructive practice of cutting off the knobby growths at the base of ancient redwood trees to make decorative pieces like lacey-grained coffee tables and wall clocks.

    The practice — known as burl poaching — has become so prevalent along the Northern California coast that Redwood National and State Parks have started closing the popular Newton B. Drury Scenic Parkway at night in a desperate attempt to deter thieves.

    Read more: http://www.laboratoryequipment.com/news/2014/03/national-park-closes-road-deter-poachers

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      Wtf!!!!!
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      This makes me sad that people would be so irreverent. Don’t they realize just how old those trees are?
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      OK. wait, wait, WAIT a damn minute- this is just unbelievable. i’m so enraged at all of this.. i can’t even really...
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      I have witnessed tree poachers in Oregon’s Cascade Mountains. Although I was with a group of people, the poacher was...
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