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Aug 21, 2005 - Treeplanting Down Under

Just back from a great weekend of tree-planting near the Little Desert National Park. As part of the Hindmarsh Landcare Weekend over 250 volunteers planted almost 16,000 trees. A bunch of folks from work went, and we stayed at The Little Desert Nature Lodge (http://www.littledesertlodge.com.au/index.php) which hosts this annual event. Landcare in Australia is very popular, as you can see it along urban roadsides and in small rural communities. It was great to get my hands dirty, and the weekend made me miss my tree-planting days in...

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