Trees Matter!

Evidence keeps mounting that Trees Matter … beyond the obvious.  Study after study show the benefits.  Our recent Tree Canopy Survey for the Truckee Meadows put us at the bottom of most lists … even behind Las Vegas.

It is of course self-serving that a garden center nursery and landscaping services company pushes the benefits of tree planting, but here are two articles that show the significant extent and myriad public benefits of trees.   Wow!

22 Benefits of Urban Street Trees – – link here – – some of these findings will surprise you.

What trees mean to communities: more than you think – – link here – – the depth of the research and data gathering will surprise you.

 

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