These trees are the ones that need to be removed for the overall health of the forest -- sadly, in this instance, a lot of beech that are succumbing to the beech blight.
That wood warms you so many times. First when it is cut, then when it is split, then when it is piled, and finally, at long last, when it is burned in the fireplace.
|Rank has its privileges. Brian has seniority -- so he|
got the tractor. Dave got the chainsaw.