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10 great places to stand in the shade of historic trees

Trees are more than pretty reminders of spring, says Charles Birnbaum , president of the Cultural Landscape Foundation. "They have stories to tell us. Each has an amazing narrative." His organization, which celebrates the American landscape, is presenting a photographic exhibit of threatened trees and tree groupings at the Jay Heritage Center in Rye, N.Y., and opened a similar signboard display last week at LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton, N.Y. Birnbaum shares some favorites with Larry Bleiberg for USA TODAY [Read More...]