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 ...
Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. The felling of a celebrated giant
golden spruce tree in British Columbia's Queen Charlotte Islands takes on a
Jun 3, 2005 ... The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed tells the story of a
sacred tree, a logger-turned environmentalist and a shocking ...
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Sep 29, 2012 ... The true golden spruce — or rather, a scion grown from a cutting taken in the
1960s when the original was still alive — is much harder to spot.
Discover Kiidk'yaas, the Golden Spruce in British Columbia, Canada: This
revered mutant tree was felled in an act of ecoterrorism leaving a legacy of myth
Jul 29, 2008 ... Jeffrey Lockwood reviews The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness,
and Greed by John Vaillant.
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.
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 ...
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 ...