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In the city of Sacramento, public works crews were tied up for hours Tuesday trying to remove a thick cottonwood tree that crushed a Honda sedan in the 2200 block of American Avenue in the Gardenland area.
Mesquite trees don’t throw a lot of shade and cottonwoods throw theirs only near water.
Cooper had stayed in the water all day, coming out only to eat and to take his obligatory picture by the cottonwood tree signed by his ancestor.
Acres of luminescent grass surrounded us, dotted by tall cottonwood trees.
Look down 150 feet to the forest floor below with a mix of pines, oaks and cottonwoods.
Rio Grande del Norte National Monument The Rio Grande River flows past cottonwood trees near Taos, New Mexico.
The birch and cottonwood trees are turning a beautiful yellow.
Big Four Corners -- a natural area edged by cottonwood trees that ends at Fairview Lake -- or Smith and Bybee Wetlands (see below) are two great places to start.
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