AB/C hosting tree giveaway Thursday

LUFKIN, TX (PRESS RELEASE) - Campbell Timberland Management, Angelina Beautiful/Clean and the Texas Forest Service will give away 9,000 hardwood tree seedlings at the Lufkin Mall parking lot near the loop on Thursday February 4th from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

The seedling varieties for the 2010 give-a-way are: Cherry bark Oak, Nuttall Oak, Sawtooth Oak, Shumard Oak, White Oak, Cherry Bark/White Oak mix, and Longleaf  Pine. These seedlings are available to everyone on a first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last.

According to Amanda Anderson, AB/C Program Manager, "This is a wonderful way to celebrate Arbor Day and helps create a pleasant landscape at no cost to the citizens of Angelina County."

Campbell Timberland Management, AB/C and the Texas Forest Service want to give East Texans the chance to replenish trees in our area do to storm damage and help beautify Angelina County.  Make plans to attend the Arbor Day Celebration and receive your free tree seedlings!

In addition Campbell Timberland Management will be handing out free seedlings in Rusk on February 5th at the Rusk Texas National Guard Armory at 10:00 a.m.

For more information on this or any other Angelina Beautiful/Clean program, please contact Amanda Anderson at 63CLEAN (632-5326) or visit our website at www.angelinabeautifulclean.org.