National Love a Tree Day
National Love A Tree Day.
National Love a Tree Day is every year on May 16th. It's sometimes called National Tree Day too. One of the ways to show your love of trees is to hug one, or at least try to if their circumference is not too big!
Trees are beneficial to us in so many ways because they:
- Produce oxygen
- Absorb harmful gasses such as Carbon Dioxide, Sulfur Dioxide and Carbon Monoxide
- Preserve Soil
- Act as an Eco System for Wildlife
- Improve water quality
- Feed birds and provide them with homes
- Help de-stress us. Walking among them is relaxing
- Add value to proprieties
- Provide Shade in hot weather
- And so much more….
National Tree Day
In Canada, trees have two national days. In addition to the one above there is simply National Tree Day held on the Wednesday of National Forest Week. National Forest Week is every year in September.
Did you know that there is also Alberta Forest Week and Arbor day which dates back to 1884 and is held during the first full week of May.
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One fundamental plus of trees is to help with the Quality of Outdoor Air. Furnace and Duct Cleaning can help with the Quality of Indoor Air