In one of the more unusual requests, Tehran Mayor Mohammad-Ali Najafi asked children home from school to go outside and shake tree
limbs so they wouldn't break under the weight of the snow.
Questions like this make me want to shake Tree
out of his funk.
A controlled explosion followed, which was reportedly strong enough to shake trees
several blocks away.
He added: "You're one of the lead dogs raising money in the party and you have to have street cred in the finance world so you can shake trees
Intensity V means almost everybody feels the shaking indoors and outdoors and the earthquake is strong enough to wake up sleeping people, make doors swing, push dishes off the shelves and pictures off the walls and shake trees
Gently shake trees
to make sure the needles aren't falling off.
Severn Trent Water ranger Natalie Needham said: "We have got nets and things so we can shake trees
and see what falls in the nets and then find out about the mini-beasts.
(Growers shake trees
so nuts fall onto a catching frame or canvas sheet.) Remove hulls, then dry in the sun or air until crisp to the bite.