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Feller using a chainsaw to fell a 150-foot karri

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Title: Feller using a chainsaw to fell a 150-foot karri
Date: 1966
Keywords: environment, industry, trees, logging, primary industry
Record creator: Australian News and Information Bureau, Canberra
Reference: A1500, K14628

Feller using a chainsaw to fell a 150-foot karri


Learning content

This is a colour photograph of a tree feller using a chainsaw to fell a 150-foot (45-metre) karri tree in Western Australia in 1966. It shows the base of a large karri, with a wedge that is almost half the width of the trunk being reinserted to support the tree.

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