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Safe Tree Planting

More than 100,000 acres of the world's trees are cut down every day. We can help offset this loss by planting trees in our neighborhoods. But we must plant trees in the right place, far from overhead power lines. If someone you know wants to plant a tree, use this checklist to help ensure it grows a safe distance from power lines.