The Living Fences of Costa Rica

This was an unusual one made of cactus...

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Here we see mature trees combined
with young replacements...

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Periodically the campesinos cut
the trees back to encourage root growth.
These trees are just beginning to grow back...

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And these are fully matured fences...

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