Biodiversity Day at Blue Gum Hills: Jesmond Lions Club our local heroes

By Tim Roberts
Updated July 2 2021 - 3:50am, first published September 30 2019 - 11:22am
Biodiversity day celebrates local heroes
Biodiversity day celebrates local heroes

Plant a tree and save the planet is a common catch cry and indeed there is good science and good sense in proliferating these natural carbon capture and storage structures which also generate our oxygen. Trees also ameliorate our weather, promote rain and provide innumerable ecosystems for other plants and animals. We need to plant trees to counter the deforestation that has been one of humankind's most enduring skills.

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