Did Ya Know? (Tree Facts)
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
An acre of trees can remove up to 13 tons of pollutants from the air.
An acre of trees can give off enough oxygen for 18 people daily.
An acre of trees can conserve up to 100 lbs. of topsoil during a 2-inch rainfall.
An acre of trees can reduce cooling costs 25 percent in 90-degree weather.
An acre of trees can reduce noise pollution by 50 percent.
An acre of trees can provide homes for 400 species of wildlife and thousands of beneficial microorganisms.
By cooling the air and ground around them, the shade from trees helps cool the Earth’s temperature.
Trees are good noise barriers, making your home quieter.
B. Everett Jordan Lake News
B. Everett Jordan Lake Photos
B. Everett Jordan Lake Videos