Examples of underbrush in a Sentence
We made our way through the thick underbrush.
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The bluebirds prefer to live near wooded areas with little underbrush to avoid predators, such as snakes and raccoons, that raid their nests for the eggs.
There are still some 600 migrants — mostly young Eritreans, Sudanese and Afghans — in and around Calais, camping out in the underbrush and scattering at the approach of the police.
Until the advent of aggressive fire suppression at the turn of the last century, forests were historically shaped by low-intensity blazes, with the flames clearing underbrush but not killing tall trees.
When reached at home deep in the underbrush of Stuart’s west side, Fielding declined comment.
With more than 20 people searching, several searchers worked through thick underbrush along the river as the sun started to fade.
Right now, the Forest Service must siphon money from other parts of its budget to quash wildfires — fueling future forest fires since the agency has less money to take preventive measures, like clearing underbrush.
The fire removed vegetation, underbrush and tree roots that support the Columbia Gorge, and now authorities expect landslides and rockslides with additional rain.
The Texas legislature keeps concocting these idiotic maps and stepping into a thick underbrush of rakes while doing so.
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