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NY to Clone Old Trees in Greening Effort


Green Lifestyle  (tags: new york, environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, old trees )

Simone
- 4200 days ago - news.theage.com.au
New York is trying to cultivate a greener image by cloning one million saplings from some of its oldest trees. "We want to break the stereotype of New York as skyscrapers and sidewalks," New York Park Commissioner Adrian Benap York told reporters.



   

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 22, 2008, 2:39 pm
The world’s forests need to be seen for what they are.. giant global utilities, providing essential services to humanity on a vast scale. Rainforests store carbon, which is lost to the atmosphere when they burn, increasing global warming. The life they support cleans the atmosphere of pollutants and feeds it with moisture. They help regulate our climate and sustain the lives of some of the poorest people on this Earth.
Prince Charles

PLANT LIFE FOR LIFE.................PLANT TREES.................
 
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