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#Trees

# trees - Saturday 29 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie People warned about dangers of power lines when cutting trees Electricity

People warned about dangers of power lines when cutting trees

Contact with overhead electricity wires is extremely dangerous and can be fatal.

# trees - Thursday 22 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Ireland is way behind on its tree-planting schedule Not Treemendous

Ireland is way behind on its tree-planting schedule

The planting of broadleaf trees has ‘flatlined’ since 2015.

# trees - Saturday 13 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie How the 'soft chaos' of nature reduces stress and helps us physically heal Get Out

How the 'soft chaos' of nature reduces stress and helps us physically heal

Come with us, on a walk through Dublin’s Botanic Gardens.

# trees - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'War on wildlife': Bristol residents put spikes on tree to avoid birds pooing on cars Mind Your Claws

# trees - Saturday 2 December, 2017

From TheJournal.ie How civil war in the Ukraine and a late frost in Germany affects a Christmas tree grower in Wicklow Oh Christmas Tree

How civil war in the Ukraine and a late frost in Germany affects a Christmas tree grower in Wicklow

The last few weeks in November are always busiest for the nation’s Christmas tree growers, with mass harvesting beginning.

# trees - Sunday 29 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Locals to gather in Cork to remember 600 trees 'lost' in Storm Ophelia Conservation

Locals to gather in Cork to remember 600 trees 'lost' in Storm Ophelia

“Everyone was tree-conscious after Storm Ophelia hit,” said local woman Liz Madden.

# trees - Saturday 14 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie A jungle high above the city streets - living in Milan's elite 'Vertical Forest' Vertical Forest

A jungle high above the city streets - living in Milan's elite 'Vertical Forest'

The matching skyscrapers have won multiple awards worldwide for their design by architect Stefano Boeri.

# trees - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Today is for celebration': Council goes back on plans to cut down 109-year-old Fairview trees Save Our Trees

'Today is for celebration': Council goes back on plans to cut down 109-year-old Fairview trees

Plans to cut down the trees were met with strong resistance from local residents when announced earlier this year.

# trees - Saturday 5 August, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Locals demand that Dublin City Council save 109-year-old Fairview trees Oh Say Can You Tree

Locals demand that Dublin City Council save 109-year-old Fairview trees

“The communities of East Wall, North Strand, Ballybough, Marino, Fairview and Clontarf are at one on this – no removal of trees.”

# trees - Sunday 2 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie This 40-storey skyscraper has trees climbing all the way to the top Trees

This 40-storey skyscraper has trees climbing all the way to the top

It will be the first skyscraper in the French city, with construction due to start next week and finish in 2022.

# trees - Sunday 15 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Take a look inside Taiwan's environmentally-friendly twisting tower Luxury Apartments

Take a look inside Taiwan's environmentally-friendly twisting tower

Trees and plants outside the building will absorb 130 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions per year.

# trees - Saturday 17 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie From not watering trees to overloading sockets - Ireland's top fire hazards at Christmas Highly Flammable

From not watering trees to overloading sockets - Ireland's top fire hazards at Christmas

Three people over the age of 60 died as a result of house fires over the Christmas period in Northern Ireland last year.

# trees - Saturday 12 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie A giant redwood grove is being planted in Birr Growing Up

A giant redwood grove is being planted in Birr

You can buy your own space for a redwood for €500

# trees - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over theft of timber from Coillte land Wood You Believe

Man arrested over theft of timber from Coillte land

“Timber as a commodity is in big demand whether it be from the sawmilling sector for sawn wood or from firewood merchants as firewood.”

# trees - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 6 wonderful walks in the woods to take this week Forest Pumped

6 wonderful walks in the woods to take this week

Ireland’s woodland treasures are the star of a new TV show.

# trees - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie One third of children in Ireland have never climbed a tree Get Outdoors This post contains videos

One third of children in Ireland have never climbed a tree

Half of children spend more time in front of a screen than outside.

# trees - Monday 22 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary Clonmel

Forestry minister's posters nailed to trees in Tipperary

A party spokesperson said the posters were all removed after it was brought to their attention.

# trees - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Fire Brigade show the damage a Christmas tree fire can do Seasonal Danger

Dublin Fire Brigade show the damage a Christmas tree fire can do

A video shared by the service shows a room being destroyed in less than a minute.

# trees - Saturday 5 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There's a strange forest in Poland that's filled with crooked trees — and no one can explain how it got that way Spooky

There's a strange forest in Poland that's filled with crooked trees — and no one can explain how it got that way

The “Crooked Forest” rests within an area outside of Nowe Czarnowo in the West Pomerania region of Poland.

# trees - Sunday 22 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Christmas trees are going to make Ireland €21m this year Tis The Season

Christmas trees are going to make Ireland €21m this year

Growers are going to have a busy few weeks – with 550,000 trees due to be harvested.

# trees - Saturday 24 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The strongest hurricane ever has made landfall... but it wasn't as bad as expected Hurricane Patricia

The strongest hurricane ever has made landfall... but it wasn't as bad as expected

Emergency services are still on standby as the storm weakens.

# trees - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Pictures: Four fire units responded to a huge blaze in south Dublin last night Firefighting

Pictures: Four fire units responded to a huge blaze in south Dublin last night

An investigation into the cause of the blaze is under way.

# trees - Thursday 19 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie People in Italy are living in this treehouse Growing The Idea

People in Italy are living in this treehouse

This structure was designed by Luciano Pia and incorporates more than 150 trees.

# trees - Thursday 12 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie "You are only concerned when the hurley shortage happens': GAA urged to fight forest fungus Clash Of The Ash

"You are only concerned when the hurley shortage happens': GAA urged to fight forest fungus

‘Ash Dieback’ disease could threaten the existence of the trees in Ireland and across Europe.

# trees - Saturday 20 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie No faking it: The art of growing a real Christmas tree Family Business

No faking it: The art of growing a real Christmas tree

The Kavanagh family has been selling trees since the 1950s.

# trees - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Which tree is the most loveable one in Ireland? We'll know by tomorrow Trees Need Love Too

Which tree is the most loveable one in Ireland? We'll know by tomorrow

Voting is currently taking place in the National Tree Huggers contest.

# trees - Thursday 12 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie People warned that tall trees may cause 'distress' to neighbours Pro Light

People warned that tall trees may cause 'distress' to neighbours

Terence Flanagan said that planning laws needed to be updated to include tree height.

# trees - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Stunning images of some of the oldest living things in the world Living Earth

Stunning images of some of the oldest living things in the world

Ten thousand year old trees and ancient grasses.

# trees - Friday 18 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Finally... Someone's given a European bear a camera and sent it to the woods to make a documentary Ingmar Bear-man

# trees - Friday 21 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: Can big data save our planet’s forests? Natural World

Column: Can big data save our planet’s forests?

Are we winning the fight against deforestation? Now there’s a way to check – and hold businesses and governments to account, write Oliver Mylius and Hans Zomer.

# trees - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 11 inarguable reasons real books will always be better than e-books Spine Tingling

11 inarguable reasons real books will always be better than e-books

We laugh in the face of your technological advances.

# trees - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One per cent of ALL the trees in Ireland's forests fell down in the storms Blown Away

One per cent of ALL the trees in Ireland's forests fell down in the storms

It will take Ireland’s sawmills 10 months to process all the trees which were blown over.

# trees - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital Gortgloss

Man who spent night trapped under mini-digger recovering in hospital

Emergency services used lifting equipment to free the man, more than 12 hours after his ordeal began.

# trees - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Second outbreak of ash dieback found in hedgerow Sick Trees

Second outbreak of ash dieback found in hedgerow

The infected site is in Co Tipperary. To date, there have been 101 confirmed findings of the disease.

# trees - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does Gold

Money doesn’t grow on trees but gold does

Researchers have found minuscule nuggets of gold hidden inside the leaves of eucalyptus trees.

# trees - Monday 7 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie First case of killer tree disease found in native Irish hedgerow Ash Dieback

First case of killer tree disease found in native Irish hedgerow

A total of 97 cases of the deadly fungus have now been found since the first one in October last year.

# trees - Thursday 22 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees Om Nom Nom

Underwater sinkhole suddenly swallows a dozen trees

Damn nature, you scary.

# trees - Saturday 27 April, 2013

From TheJournal.ie New York city has trees that smell like bad sex Nose Pegs Please

New York city has trees that smell like bad sex

What else can you call an odour that recalls a mixture of ‘rotting fish and semen’? Introducing the Bradford Pear tree.

# trees - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 46 confirmed cases of ash dieback in Ireland Clash Of The Ash

46 confirmed cases of ash dieback in Ireland

Minister Simon Coveney said he was “pleased” with the progress being made to control the disease.

# trees - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Video: Tackling Irish Christmas tree thefts in 1962 Christmas Capers This post contains videos

Video: Tackling Irish Christmas tree thefts in 1962

But those pesky tree thieves had to contend with the gardaí’s genius ‘element of surprise’ tactic…

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