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Most trees and shrubs in cities or communities are planted to provide beauty or shade. These are two excellent reasons for their use. Woody plants also serve many other purposes, and it is often helpful to consider these other functions when selecting a tree for the landscape. The benefits of trees can be grouped into social, community, environmental and economic categories.

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Date Of Record Release 2008-09-26 17:54:23
Description Most trees and shrubs in cities or communities are planted to provide beauty or shade. These are two excellent reasons for their use. Woody plants also serve many other purposes, and it is often helpful to consider these other functions when selecting a tree for the landscape. The benefits of trees can be grouped into social, community, environmental and economic categories.
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Source Masssachusetts Arborists Association
Selector Knaub
Date Of Record Creation 2008-09-26 17:53:02
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Date Last Modified 2008-09-26 17:55:18
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2008-09-26 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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