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2013  Heights Urban Forestry Day is on  Sunday, September 22 at the historic Heights Fire Station { Pick-up Trees 8am to 2pm }

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COUNTDOWN • Heights Urban Forestry Day • Sun Sept 22


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Did You Know:Birds need thousands of caterpillars to raise their families each year. A Native Oak Tree supports more than 500 species of moths and butterflies. 
{ Non-native ornamentals support 29 times less biodiversity than do Native ornamentals.}


NATIVE PLANT SOCIETY AT HEIGHTS URBAN FORESTRY DAY At http://bringingnaturehome.net/native-gardening/gardening-for-life, Dr. Tallamy's research shows that an oak tree may support more than 500 species of moths and butterflies.  Birds need thousands of caterpillars to raise their families, each year. Alien ornamentals support 29 times less biodiversity than do native ornamentals.

Reserve your native trees today urbanforest@houstonheights.org
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THE BEST TIME TO PLANT A TREE IS 30 YEARS AGO & the next best time is on Heights Urban Forestry Day!
Look forward to your attendance on Sunday, September 22nd so you can Learn about the Native Species pictured on the announcement,  from the experts.
If you choose to adopt a pair of trees, sign-up today submit your name and address  of the place you will plant Your trees.
On Sunday, September 22nd, you will learn from the arborists and urban forestry experts to help you  hand-pick your very own trees to plant in the right of way or anywhere in your yard.
Reserve Your trees today! urbanforest@houstonheights.org


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