The mighty General Sherman Tree is located in Sequoia National Park in California. It is the most voluminous living tree, its age is estimated at 2000 years. But forest fires are a threat to the sequoias and climate change is threatening the water supply of the giant sequoias. By Catherine Wilhelm
Further stations on the journey through the USA:
In the shadow of the kelp forests, author: Katharina Wilhelm;
Rodeo in Wyoming, author: Katrin Brand;
German-American horse lover in Cody, Wyoming, author: Kerstin Klein;
Insider Tip Columbus in Indiana: Famous Architects, Author: Steffen Root;
Birmingham, Alabama ranks as top travel destination for 2022, author: Karin Brand.