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    • thuya géant
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    • western redcedar
    • western red cedar
    • canoe cedar
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    • Thuja plicata

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Recent observations

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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elbowingpenalty

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July 29, 2015 03:09 PM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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eagleloft

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July 29, 2015 05:32 PM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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rileypollom

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July 27, 2015 07:03 PM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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elbowingpenalty

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July 24, 2015 11:16 AM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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rileypollom

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July 23, 2015 05:23 PM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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fisgaurdian

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July 18, 2015

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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neetu

Date

July 18, 2015 09:38 AM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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elbowingpenalty

Date

July 18, 2015 09:25 AM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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jojoramona

Date

July 18, 2015 09:50 AM PDT

Description

Cedar with traditional modification

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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July 17, 2015

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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npetersclay

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July 17, 2015 06:06 PM PDT

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western redcedar Thuja plicata

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squirrellyd

Date

July 17, 2015 06:00 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Thuja plicata, commonly called Western or Pacific redcedar,giant or western arborvitae,giant cedar, or shinglewood, is a species of Thuja, an evergreen coniferous tree in the cypress family Cupressaceae native to western North America. Despite its common names, it does not belong with the true cedars within the genus Cedrus. It is the Provincial tree of British Columbia, and has extensive applications for the indigenous First Nations of the Pacific Northwest.

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.