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Calculating the Incalculable: Thoreau on the True Value of a Tree

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Calculating the Incalculable: Thoreau on the True Value of a Tree

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“What would human life be without forests, those natural cities?” More than two years after a fire started by a teenage boy destroyed 47,000 acres of old-growth forest in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge, having just resolved to face the new year like a tree, I found myself on the brink of tears before …

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