Redwoods National Park – 5 Interesting Facts

Redwoods National Park – 5 Interesting Facts

Redwoods National Park – 5 Interesting Facts

1. Redwood National Park and State Parks are where you will find the tallest trees over 350 feet tall and the largest area of redwoods. 

2. The Redwood trees are taller and their trunks thinner than their relatives, the giant sequoias in the southern Sierra Nevada Mountains, which are the biggest living things in the world by volume.

3. The oldest coastal redwood is 2,520 years old.

4. After much controversy and compromise with timber companies, Congress finally approved a federal park, and on October 2, 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the act that established the National Park. The new preserve placed 58,000 acres in the care of the NPS.

5. The Redwood National Park celebrates 50 years October 2, 2018

Source ~wikipedia

 JonesN2Travel's Fun Fact Friday 21

Giant Redwood Tree

 

You might also like:

Yellowstone National Park | Old Faithful in 4K Video | Plus 10 Fun Facts!

Yellowstone National Park Join us in this episode where we journey into Yellowstone National Park on a very brisk fall day, test out our new camera and shoot Old Faithful in 4K. Stick around until theRead More…

0 comments

 


Share the Love!
error

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.