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Olympic NP | Subalpine fir

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Abies lasiocarpa in the treeline area of the Olympic Mountains near Hurricane Ridge. The narrow and tapered habitus of the fir trees might be an adaptation to the immense amount of snow accumulating during winter.

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on Sunday 30 September 2007 by Martin Mergili
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