Cupressus nootkatensis - Species of trees

Cupressus nootkatensis are a species of trees, an evergreen tree growing up to 40 meters. The name Xanthocyparis has been proposed for conservation. Description is to the native west coast of North America. Mortality is to warming likely, due temperatures decreasing snowpacks. Firewood Nootka Cypress has extreme heartwood qualities. The Nootka Cypress are used by the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast. Western Red Cedar was preferred for larger projects. Cones are resemble round berries in the first year. Cedars grow from northern California, have been dying in large numbers over the past century. Cedar trees offer chemical diversity, a coastal ecosystem.

Species of trees, Evergreen tree growing up to 40 meters

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