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Early life[ edit ] Hill's father was a traveling minister who went from town to town, bringing his family with him. Until she was about ten years old, Hill lived in a foot 9.
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While traveling with her family, Hill often explored rivers by campgrounds. From that day on, her nickname became "Butterfly". She decided to use that as her nickname for the rest of her life.
Her friend's car was hit from behind by a drunk driver. It took almost a year of intensive therapy before she regained the ability to speak and walk normally. As I recovered, I realized that my whole life had been out of balance I had graduated high school at 16, and had been working nonstop since then, first as a waitress, then as a restaurant manager.
I had been obsessed by my career, success, and material things.
The crash woke me up to the importance of the moment, and doing whatever I could to make a positive impact on the future. A group of "front-liners" had been rotating tree sitters in and out of giant redwoods in Humboldt County every couple days to stave off Pacific Lumber Co. Organizers wanted someone to stay in the tree one week.
Soon, Hill was actively supported by Earth First! By then it was midnight. Finally, I was able to put on the harness and ascend Luna. It seemed an exhausting eternity before I reached the top. When I finally got there, I untangled myself from the harness and looked around for a place to collapse. Luna's trunk was her sidewalk and exercise treadmill.
Hill learned many survival skills while living in Luna, such as "seldom washing the soles of her feet, because the sap helped her feet stick to the branches better.
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To keep warm, Hill wrapped herself tight in a sleeping bag, leaving only a small hole for breathing. For meals, Hill used a single-burner propane stove.
The gash was treated with an herbal remedy, and the tree was stabilized with steel cables. As of springthe tree was doing well with new growth each year.Vocations are statistically calculated from analyzing aspects in over , celebrity and famous people's charts.
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Julia Butterfly Hill en su libro “El legado de Luna”. Luna es una de las milenarias secuoyas del bosque de la ciudad de Stanford en California. A finales de la Pacific Lumber Company irrumpió en la arboleda de 60 mil hectáreas para iniciar la deforestación de uno de los ecosistemas más importantes de la zona.
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Hill is best known for living in a foot-tall, year-old California Redwood tree for days between December 10, .