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Champion of Arbor Day

J. Sterling Morton

by Sandy Beaty

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Published by Acorn Books in Kansas City, MO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Morton, J. Sterling 1832-1902 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Morton, J. Sterling.,
    • Cabinet officers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Environmentalists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Arbor Day -- United States -- Juvenile literature.

    • About the Edition

      The story of J. Sterling Morton, one of this nation"s environmental visionaries.

      Edition Notes

      Other titlesJ. Sterling Morton.
      Statementby Sandy Beaty and J. L. Wilkerson.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesThe Great Heartlanders
      ContributionsWilkerson, J. L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE664.M82 B43 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination130 p. :
      Number of Pages130
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL393940M
      ISBN 100966447018
      LC Control Number98071418
      OCLC/WorldCa39927120

      Tags: Abrams Books, Arbor Day, Arbor Day , Arbor Day Foundation, charities, Diane Cook, ecology, ecosystems, Ents, environmental issues, Fredville oak, J.R.R. Tolkien, Jacob Strutt, James Herriot, Len Jenshel, Meetings with Remarkable Trees, Meetings with Remarkable Trees book review, natural science, Nature, Rachel Ignotofsky, Random House. State, regional and local representatives participated in the Arbor Day Celebration at the Governor’s Mansion. Governor Asa Hutchinson and First Lady Susan Hutchinson helped plant a rare Stern’s Medlar tree on the grounds of the Governor’s Mansion.

      2 days ago  Arbor Day Foundation giving trees to new members. Anyone who joins the Arbor Day Foundation during August with a $10 donation, will receive . The first Arbor Day in Nebraska was a huge success, with over a million trees planted. Three years later Sterling Morton was honored when his birthday, Ap was selected as the official date for Arbor Day. The Arbor Day idea spread to other states. In , Tennessee became one of the first states to adopt this special day.

        This book is highly enjoyable and very readable, from its coverage of tree-related happenings in the midth century all the way through more recent events such as 9/11/ and its "survivor trees," and the spread of and response to emerald ash borer and Dutch elm disease. Buy tree-related books, videos, apparel, resources, posters, and more. Filters. city foresters or any individual or group that champions the cause of tree planting and care. The Arbor Day Foundation is a (c)(3) nonprofit conservation and education organization. A million members, donors, and partners support our programs to make our.


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But really, every day is a great day to celebrate trees. Communities often celebrate Arbor Day. Arbor Day had its beginnings in an area not always associated with trees or forests—the Great Plains. In on Ap Morton Arboretum founder Joy Morton's father, living in Nebraska at the time, decided to set aside a day for planting and calling attention to trees, as the newly formed territory was a land almost entirely devoid of trees.

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