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Two Years Living up a Tree

Julia Butterfly Hill lived in an ancient redwood tree in northern California for 738 days to protect it. She speaks to Witness about her remarkable protest.

Julia Butterfly Hill lived in an ancient redwood tree in northern California for 738 days to protect it. Her bed was a tiny platform. She speaks to Witness about the challenges and the beauty she experienced during her remarkable solo protest.

(Photo: Julia Butterfly Hill in the ancient redwood tree she called Luna. Credit: AP)

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Tue 23 Dec 2014 08:50GMT

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