Author(s): National Audubon Society
Trees inspire us. Shelter us. Feed us. Delight us. And literally give us air to breathe. Here are a dozen magnificent trees photographed in their native environments, plus detailed text delving into the featured species' characteristics, habitat and more. From stoic Giant Sequoias dusted with snow to a lone Kobas tree in the Namib Desert to elegant Queen Palm trees in Mexico, it's a tribute to the diversity and majesty of the world of trees.