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  • English
    • Western Redcedar
    • Western Red Cedar
    • canoe cedar
  • Portuguese
    • Tuia-gigante
  • Scientific Names
    • Thuja plicata
  • French
    • thuya géant

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Recent observations

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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montanaclan

Date

July 24, 2016 02:18 PM MDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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dgreenberger

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July 15, 2016 01:31 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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alanjaumegarvey

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July 16, 2016 10:14 AM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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alanjaumegarvey

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July 16, 2016 10:13 AM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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chlorophilia

Date

July 13, 2016

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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mrfish33

Date

June 28, 2016 11:44 AM PDT

Description

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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ursomassimo

Date

July 14, 2016 09:52 AM CEST

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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dnewberry

Date

July 10, 2016 04:10 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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neb

Date

July 10, 2016

Place

Saltwater (Google, OSM)

Description

tree

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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carexobnupta

Date

July 3, 2016 12:35 PM PDT

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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birdnerdjosh

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July 4, 2016

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Western Redcedar Thuja plicata

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aaronellig

Date

July 2, 2016 12:23 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

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