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These sites feature ephemeral ponds, fluctuating water tables, skunk cabbage and a component of Sitka Spruce (shown). Presence of Sitka Spruce is noteworthy; if these trees are cut down they can not be replaced. An alien insect, the Spruce Leader Weevil, infects young Sitka Spruce leaders preventing normal development.


Coastal Western Hemlock – very dry maritime – 12

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