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California / Redwood Tree Sitter #180526

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 16, 1998
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The battle in the Pacific Northwest between lumber companies and environmentalists introduced.

(Stafford, California: Brian Rooney) The story of 24-year-old Julia "Butterfly" Hill, who lives in a California redwood tree to protest the cutting of age-old trees, presented; scenes shown from up the tree in Stafford, California. [HILL - explains her goals and connecting with nature.] [Pacific Lumber Company Mary BULLWINKEL - cites ownership issues.] The lumber company's efforts to get Hill out of the tree reviewed.

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Rooney, Brian
Duration:
00:02:50

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