What Are the Advantages of Redwood?

Answer Redwoods are the tallest trees in the world, growing to 325 feet. The trees have chemicals in their foliage and bark that make them resistant to fungal disease and insect infestation, and they hold... Read More »

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Do termites eat redwood?

Typically, redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) is one of the trees that is a natural deterrent to termites, especially to Formosan subterranean termites. However, there are termites, such as drywood ter... Read More »

How old is the redwood forest?

While redwoods can live to be around 2,000 years old, most of the old-growth forest remaining contains trees averaging 500 to 700 years old. The favorable weather conditions of the Northern Califor... Read More »

How big is Redwood Park?

Redwood National and State Parks consists of several parks in California. There are 71,715 acres that are federally-owned, and 60,268 acres that are state-owned. That is 131, 983 acres of combined ... Read More »

How big is the redwood forest?

The Redwood National and State Parks is in coastal northern California, near the Oregon border. The size of the park is 131,983 acres, of which 71,715 acres are federally managed and 60,268 acres a... Read More »