• Like everyone in the town, he sleeps in a makeshift tent: a plastic tarp slung over some small trees.

    NPR: Chinese Line Up for Water Three Days After Quake

  • Removing small trees and brushwood from a forest requires heavy machinery or large teams of workers with chainsaws and axes.

    ECONOMIST: The fires return

  • Left to their own devices, honeybees construct their hives in cavities, usually in trees and preferably with small openings that face south.

    NEWYORKER: Stung

  • New college textbooks are very expensive, but the cost of printing words on the dead trees is a very small portion of the price.

    FORBES: Apple Goes By The Book, Will Work With Big Textbook Publishers

  • The French-style home sits on under an acre, onto which is also packed a small cabernet sauvignon grape vineyard, fruit trees, areas for entertaining, a pool and a guest house.

    FORBES: Magazine Article

  • But Mr Johnson is promising new trains and reduced delays on the London Underground, new jobs, new homes, money for small businesses and the planting of 20, 000 trees.

    ECONOMIST: Bagehot

  • It lacked doors, windows and running water, but it had a small vineyard and a grove of almond, olive and fruit trees.

    FORBES: Don't Quit Your Day Job

  • Back in the tree line, Barnes had smoked two cigarettes while he took in the view: a slight glen in the trees formed by the creek, rimmed by a small fringe of green fern.

    NEWYORKER: The Tree Line, Kansas, 1934

  • All trees would benefit from sticking to a pact to stay small, but natural selection drives them ever upward in search of the light that their competitors also seek.

    ECONOMIST: The evidence for evolution

  • Brittle-looking birch trees with black marks on their white bark, and some small, untidy evergreens, rolled up like sleepy bears.

    NEWYORKER: Amundsen

  • The hillside was once covered in rich vegetation but trees had been felled over time to make room for urbanization and small-scale agriculture.

    UNESCO: Ecological Sciences for Sustainable Development

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