Re-Tree WNY Distributing 1,000 Trees to Municipalities

November 2, 2012 Updated Nov 2, 2012 at 12:16 PM EDT

By WKBW News
By Kyla Igoe

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November 2, 2012 Updated Nov 2, 2012 at 12:16 PM EDT

BUFFALO, NY (WKBW) - Friday volunteers with Re-Tree WNY distributed more than 1,000 trees to eight suburbs and the City of Buffalo.

Volunteers say 22 species will be represented including Dogwood, Hackberry, Linden, Pear, Red Oak, Lilac, and Tulip. Many of the trees will be planted this Saturday, November 3rd.

Donations secured from the John R. Oishei Foundation, Garden Walk Buffalo and other organizations allowed the non-profit to purchase the trees.

For more information about Re-Tree WNY, please visit: www.re-treewny.org