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RiverSmart Homes - Shade Trees Flyer

Friday, October 21, 2011
The District is promoting shade trees because they improve the health of local streams and waterways by reducing stormwater runoff and erosion. 
The flyer below details the benefits, resources, and techniques for planting shade trees as part of DDOE's RiverSmart program.
You may aslo be interested is viewing other RiverSmart Fact Sheets and Additional Resources.