School Seedlings

February 2006
New York State Conservationist;Feb2006, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p7
The article reports that New York's Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is offering free tree seedlings to schools across the state. Schools participating in the program may choose either conifers or wildlife packet to be planted by school children. DEC is also offering tree seedlings for sale to the public.


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