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Clear, Cold & Perfect: American Forests Plants 50 Millionth Tree alongside Eddie Bauer, Ryan Reynolds

    By Lea Sloan, Vice President of Communications Eddie Bauer and Philanthropic Ambassador Ryan Reynolds Plant 50 Millionth

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    The Meaning of 50 Million Trees: Scott Steen Speech

      American Forests President & CEO, Scott Steen, speaking at our 50 millionth tree planting on November 11,

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      The Legend of Sleepy Trees

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      November 10th, 2015|Tags: , |0 Comments

      Trees go dormant in the winter months, essentially “falling asleep” and consuming only the resources needed to stay alive. Follow the trees’ “sleep cycle” through winter, from when cooler temperatures begin to initiate the dormant stage through the spring awakening.
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      Forest Digest – Week of November 2, 2015

        Find out the latest in forestry news in this week’s Forest Digest! Oldest Tree In The U.K. Is

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        Unique Tree Species around the World

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        November 5th, 2015|Tags: , |0 Comments

        Discover some of the most amazing trees from all over the globe. From the rainbow striped trunk of a eucalyptus, to the aerial roots of the Moreton Bay fig and the stout water-stuffed trunk of the African Boabab, there’s sure to be a unique tree you haven’t seen before on this list!
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