Kiidk'yaas, also known as the Golden Spruce, was a Sitka Spruce tree, Picea
sitchensis 'Aurea', that grew on the banks of the Yakoun River in Haida Gwaii ...
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Oct 27, 2014 ... This is the gripping story of a unique Sitka spruce tree with golden needles,
sacred to the Haida of B. C. 's Queen Charlotte Islands, and the ...
Dec 2, 2010 ... In 1997, a symbolic Sitka spruce tree known as the golden spruce was cut down
illegally in the dark cover of night. The deed took place in ...
Nov 4, 2002 ... There was only one giant golden spruce in the world, and, until a man named
Grant Hadwin took a chainsaw to it, in 1997, it had stood for more ...
Kiidk'yaas, the Golden Spruce. This revered mutant tree was felled in an act of
ecoterrorism leaving a legacy of myth and possibly murder. Edit Place. Been
The Golden Spruce is the story of a glorious natural wonder, the man who
destroyed it, and the fascinating, troubling context in which his act took place.
On the Queen Charlotte Islands in B.C., a towering Sitka spruce with golden
needles became something of a legend. Sacred to the local Haida, it was known
Aug 4, 2005 ... This is the second half of an interview with John Vaillant, author of The Golden
Spruce. His book plumbs the mystery of Grant Hadwin, the man ...
There's been a lot of activity out at the Golden Spruce Trail over the past year. An
inspiring display of community spirit and voluntary partnerships between BC ...