The mirage of the pristine

September 2011
High Country News;9/19/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 16, p28
An essay on the old-growth forest in Schmitz Park in West Seattle is presented. It accounts the author's visit to the forest. It describes the physical appearance of the forest, particularly the trees and plants it consists. It discusses the author's interest in writing about ecologists and conservationists.


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