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US launches $1bn tree-planting scheme to mitigate effects of climate crisis

Hundreds of communities around the US will share more than $1bn in federal money to help them plant and maintain trees under a federal program that is intended to reduce extreme heat, benefit health and improve access to nature. The US agriculture secretary, Tom Vilsack, will announce the $1.13bn in funding for 385 projects at an event on Thursday morning in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2023/sep/14/tree-planting-us-climate-crisis

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    • zelda ninga

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      This is good news, they should have started the process by now. We clearly don't have time

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      • Hilda Wangui

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        Planting more trees will help to save the planet from climate crisis

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        • Esther Wanjiku

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          The US is doing great work with reafforestation

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          • Elizabeth Gathigia

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            Great, let's plant more trees to save our planet

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            • johnte ndeto

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              Planting more trees will contribute massively towards saving our climate

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              • George Kariuki

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                We should all rally together to plant more trees.

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                • Kevin

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                  This is an incredible show of commitment by the US

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