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Take a Look: Cathedral Grove
MacMillian park is home to ancient Douglas firs in a zone known as Cathedral Grove. Some trees are over 800 years old and measure 9 metres around, amounting to a height over 50 square metres. The forest also contains other conifers, such as the Californian western redcedar, the Western hemlock, the grand fir and, to a lesser extent, the Sitka spruce, along with several broadleaf trees, like the big-leaved maple. A mix of mild winters, heavy annual rainfall and a strong hygrometry contributes to making the environment favourable to many plants species who thrive in the ambient humidity.
Production year: 2015
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Cathedral Grove Ile de Vancouver, BC
Dans une forêt aux arbres étranges, on se ballade au niveau du sol pour voir les racines quasi aériennes de ces arbres. Des troncs d'arbres se dressent, d'autres pourrissent sur le sol. Un homme se balade parmi ces arbres qui s'avèrent gigantesques. Un panneau jaune offre un texte en anglais seulement qui avise qu'il s'agit d'une forêt très ancienne et que l'usure et l'âge peuvent occasionner la chute imprévisible des branches et qu'il faut être prudent. Un dernier avertissement suggère de quitter le parc par temps de grands vents. On poursuit notre visite du parc en parcourant les chemins de lianes qui unissent les arbres. Les effets de lumières au travers des branches et sur les sentiers aménagés nous invitent à se rendre sur les lieux.
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