Happy Arbor Day
It has been over 135 years since J. Sterling Morton founded Arbor Day, and his simple idea of setting aside a special day for tree planting is now more important than ever. If you’re looking for inspiration for your own celebration—whether for a classroom or an entire community—here are a few suggestions. https://arbordayblog.org
National Arbor Day activities :
- Celebrate Arbor Day in a personal way by planting a tree yourself. …
- Read a book about trees, and learn to identify trees in your yard and neighborhood.
- Enjoy the outdoors. …
- Attend a class on tree and plant care.
Book to share with your Kids :
Louisiana Arbor Day was Jan 18th :
Taxodium distichum is a deciduous conifer in the family Cupressaceae. It is native to the southeastern United States. Hardy and tough, this tree adapts to a wide range of soil types, whether wet, dry, or swampy. It is noted for the russet-red fall color of its lacy needles