14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Survivor - a saved oak tree in Skagit Valley.
In 2009, this oak tree was suffering from a fungus and rotting branches. A small group of senior citizens rallied to save it. Today it stands as you see it, healthy and strong and guarding the schoolyard in La Conner, WA.
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||Nov. 19, 2016, 2:59 p.m.