Redwood Poaching Suspect Arrested

NEAR CRESCENT CITY, Ca. — A suspect has been arrested in the Redwood poaching case that has been a year-long investigation. National Park Service and California State Parks Law Enforcement Park Rangers and Investigators working cooperatively have arrested and charged felony Grand Theft, Vandalism, and Receiving Stolen Property against Danny E. Garcia of Orick, California … Continue reading »

Redwoods Under Fire from Poachers

(CNN) – Tree poaching conjures up the lawless Amazon jungle, but America’s magnificent redwood forests now face a piecemeal but steady assault by poachers too, California officials say. Thieves are cutting massive chunks from the base of the champion trees, which are the tallest on Earth and are up to 2,000 years old. While state officials say … Continue reading »