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Free Trees
Free Trees
The Arbor Day Foundation will send you ten free trees that are right for the East Texas climate, and they're guaranteed to grow in Lufkin.  Here's how to get them.
Lufkin Saves Tree Seeds, Gives Another Texas Ecosystem New Life
It was a little more than a year ago that the most destructive wildfire in Texas history destroyed much of the vegetation in Bastrop County near Austin. It was a major setback for the renowned Lost Pines ecosystem. The fire covered 32,400-acres, destroyed 1,660 homes and killed 1.5 million trees. Now, Lufkin is coming to the rescue. Eleven-hundred pounds of tree seeds that were stored in Lufkin an