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Old 06-24-2013, 09:28 AM   #1
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If a Tree Falls

If a tree falls in the woods would you hear it? If one falls in your yard and you don't hear it the answer must be no. Sunday morning I woke up to the creek running through my yard. Today it was a tree.

We were hoping for a total demolition of a shed that should be torn down but I don't think the tree got the job quite done.
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Old 06-24-2013, 09:48 AM   #2
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What a shame! That was a nice tree.
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That is going to be one bare spot. My son told me yesterday "Mom, I think the trees leaning." Nah. It was.
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Did you suffer damage to your bridge?
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Did you suffer damage to your bridge?
I have also been concerned for the bridge since the very first post.
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Old 06-24-2013, 11:51 AM   #6
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Everybody's concerned about the bridge. But what about the tree? Maybe it had acorns. And grand-acorns.
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The little bridge is fine. I think? Can't hobble through the water to see. It has as much of a story as the house. Got to get the tree out of the creek before it re-routes it.
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Old 06-24-2013, 08:30 PM   #8
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The tree may be gone, but at least the chicken are staying out of trouble! Hope that storied bridge keep safe.
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Old 06-24-2013, 10:21 PM   #9
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Wow, and you didn't hear it? Crazy huh? Looks like it was a beautiful tree too! Sure wish you guys could send some of your moisture to Colorado, we need it.....

Stay safe!
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Looks like the roots were undermined, probably didn't come down very hard or fast, so probably not a lot more noise than the rushing water. Just consider it a gift of free firewood.
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You can always try to pull it back up with the ground so soft and stake it up right, might still be alive.
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Slow fall. Just went gracefully. Heard a couple of pops in the night like branches falling. Will have to get the trunk out of the creek at least for now. Maybe if I leave the tree there I won't have people visiting the park walk through my yard.
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