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Anchorage, Alaska, United States


Since the 2012 wind storm, the forest in Cheney Lake Park has been rapidly transforming from native cottonwoods to a variety of exotic ornamental trees.


Cheany Lake Trail
European mountain ash (Sorbus aucuparia) in park and adjacent yard.
Mayday tree (Purnus padus) near lake trail
Ornamentals mixing with young birch and spruce

Anchorage Alaska, United States

Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu

Anchorage is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska. With an estimated 298,192 residents in 2016, it is Alaska's most populous city and contains more than 40 percent of the state's total population.