The Value of Trees

 

Trees are a Valuable Resource

They provide both environmental and economic benefits. Each tree helps contribute to cleaner air, lower energy costs, greater protection of our soil and water supplies, reduced noise levels and a more serene, beautiful environment in which to live.

Trees are an Investment

They can add 20% to the value of your property. 

Did you know…..

- Two mature trees produce enough oxygen annually to support a family of four.
- In its lifetime, one tree can absorb one ton of carbon dioxide.
- Shade trees can make a building up to 7 degrees Celsius cooler in the summer and in the winter reduce energy consumption anywhere from 15 to 25% by cutting down on wind speed.
- A view of trees has been proven to aid in the recovery process of hospital patients.
- Trees provide food and shelter to wildlife.

 

  

Trees Attract Birds

Wild turkeys eating berries from a Mountain Ash tree.