Arbor Day

Plant a Tree

Arbor Day—which literally translates to “tree” day from the Latin origin of the word arbor—

Celebrating Arbor Day by planting and preserving a tree is a National holiday. Honoring nature and the environment. The first  Arbor Day was, on April 10, 1872, in the State of Nebraska; one million trees were planted that day. Arbor Day became a legal holiday in Nebraska, on April 22, 1885. In most states Arbor Day is celebrated on the last Friday in April.

Fun facts at Arbor Day

Published by Mews News

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