One year since Sandy -- I have stacks now

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  1. Runner T

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    About a year ago we had Hurricane Sandy. It took a bunch of trees down.
    I showed some pictures in this thread.

    http://www.hearth.com/talk/threads/my-sandy-wind-fall.108120/

    Thought it would be interesting to post a few shots of what the area looks like now...one year later

    From March -- things were very much a work in process...

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    From November -- one year later.

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    I'm sure everyone will notice the tarps laying around. I use them to top cover the stacks I will need this season. Not much rain in the forecast, so I removed them for a few weeks...not too obsessive though...

    Still a lot of work to do but things are getting better.
     
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    Glad to see some good come of that damn storm.
     
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    Nice.

    So much firewood still to be had from Sandy. It stuns me.
     
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    You are stronger than the storm...

    I got alot of wood in NEPA throughout the last year that came down during Sandy.
     
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    I'm still finding people on craigslist who are just getting around to cleaning up and putting out wood that came down during Sandy.
     
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    looking good
     
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    The wood will come to good use. Great looking stacks. What kind of wood and how many cords do u think u have
     
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    Some of the limited benefits of storms, and we know there arent many
     
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    Some nice stacking there and good for you getting the wood ready. Is that poison ivy I see! That is a large vine for sure!
     
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    Your stacks and quantity looks great, I'm in the same boat as you, I started out with sandy wood, now I have 6 full cords on property, how much to you think you have? And again, great job.....
     
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    Those stacks are a combination of hard maple, ash, oak, hickory and some sassafrass. No complaints from me on that variety. I've got some pine rounds back there too waiting to be split.

    I think there are 3-4 cord stacked. I've got 3x that much to still c/s/s.


    Yeah I'm pretty sure that's poison ivy. I cut a large section of the vine, so hopefully it will not keep growing. Before Sandy I didn't get back there much so I didn't even know it was there.
     
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