What Can Trees Do For My Community?. Trees Help Reduce The Greenhouse Effect. Issue: Poor air quality present in many regions of South Carolina help increase the Greenhouse Effect.
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What Can Trees Do For My Community?
Trees Help Reduce The Greenhouse Effect
Issue: Poor air quality present in many regions of South Carolina help increase the Greenhouse Effect.
Issue: Air pollutants released from industry expansion
and transportation exhaust cause health issues.
respiratory and other diseases.
Issue: Erosion, flooding, and storm water management are costly community issues.
Issue: High energy costs Americans millions of dollars a year.
Issue: Poor landscaped areas decrease sales.
Issue: Homeowners’ poorly landscaped yards have negative effects on property value.
Issue: Pollution removal and high energy prices are costly for local governments and tax payers.
For more information:
SC Forestry Commission
Community Forestry Program
The Jim Self Center on the Future
Strom Thurmond Institute