WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: RENEWAL
URBAN RENEWAL – TREE PLANTING
I was traveling along the main street of a Pittsburgh suburbs when I noticed trees being planted along both sides of the street in an effort for urban renewal.
I thought it would make a perfect example of renewal for The Daily Post at WordPress.com‘s weekly challenge. See other entries on their link.
They clean our air. They create oxygen. They beautify our environment. Trees are particularly important in cities, where there is often very little green space. They create a noise barrier, making our streets quieter. They cool the air and ground around them, and they absorb rainwater and cleanse it of toxins. From the enormous Sycamore to the shrub-like Silky Dogwood, many species of native trees do well in the city. (Source: Nine Mile Run)
BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!