TITLE

ARBOR DAY 2008

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Apr2008, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on Arbor Day, which is a national observance that celebrates the role of trees in people's lives and promotes tree cultivation. In 1872, Nebraska journalist J. Sterling Morton established it to encourage homesteaders to plant trees that would provide shade, shelter, food, fuel and beauty. In New York, Arbor Day is held on the last Friday in April.
ACCESSION #
31879132

 

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