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Trees for Mapleton is an initiative to increase the amount of forest cover throughout the county. (helping farmers adapt to climate change, a green instructor for the durability of food production and a healthy community)
Trees for Mapleton partnered with the following organizations: (is a partnership between)
Wind breaks are a production tool, just like seed, soil, drainage and machinery. The Mapleton strategy includes wrapping every 100 acres with windscreens, buffering all waterways with trees, wrapping all forest fragments with windbreaks, planting shelterbelts around all farmsteads, linking forest fragments, and planting living snow fences. The potential is 5 million trees in one township.
The outcome of these trees planted will be:
Progress to date since initiation---2006:
For more information contact: