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A Look Back at Treesitters Living Up in the Branches of the Redwoods for Three Years

Doris Yee

(Shot and edited in 2011). Risking injury and incarceration, an environmental activist disrupts the clear-cutting of an ancient redwood grove by sitting on a tiny platform a hundred feet up in the tree canopy. As clearcutting continues to ravage California’s coastal redwood region, Farmer sets an example of how precious these California trees are to us.

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