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US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here’s why it matters and how you can stop it – CNN

“Every time we put a road down, we put a building and we cut a tree or add a tree, it not only affects that site, it affects the region. The study placed a value on tree loss based on trees’ role in air pollution removal and energy conservation.

The lost value amounted to $96 million a year.”

Source: US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here’s why it matters and how you can stop it – CNN