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Cosmic Blowdown?: Ancient Buried Cypress Forest in South Carolina
event March 26, 2011 comment 33 Comments

Surprised I missed this when it was publicized in 2005. Deep in South Carolina bay country a sand quarry is giving up entire trees — 40,000 year old trees. Many of the logs have their root balls attached. And all are covered by ten meters of brilliant white sand.

Buried Cypress Forest in South Carolina