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Tree carving in Galveston, TX. Trees that were killed by Hurricane Ike have been carved into works of art. so many trees were killed.

Storm's trees turned into art in Galveston

A toad on a tree stump looks upward with a tentative smile in one of Galveston's East End hurricane tree sculptures. Photo: Kathleen Scott For The Express-News

Galveston's Dead Tree Sculpture Carvings

Image Copyright 2010 Paul Roberts -- 40,000 trees were killed on Galveston Island during Hurrican Ike in 2008. The city found chain saw sculptors to work on the trees in the historic district with amazing results. A must see when you visit Galveston!

Galveston's Dead Tree Sculpture Carvings

September 13, 2008 - Hurricane Ike destroyed thousands of trees in Galveston, TX. Subsequently artists turned many of the remaining stumps and trunks into tree sculptures. Here is a mermaid.