Statewide Tree Planting Day October 30

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Japanese and sugar maple trees in Bryn Mawr, Penn. Trees benefit our planet in so many ways, as well as providing us humans with beauty, food and shade.

HONOLULU — Governor David Ige proclaimed Oct. 30 as Statewide Tree Planting Day in Hawai‘i, and asks residents to join him in recognizing the value of trees and plants in combating climate change.