Franklin Terrace Riparian Buffer Planting

LIVE Green a program of the Lancaster County Conservancy has been working with the City Arborist to identify tree planting oppoprtunities such as this one along the Conestoga Greenway and River.  The purpose of the planting was two fold: 1) Increase the canopy in the neighborhood from 32% to close to 50%, creating a model for other neighborhoods.  2) Educate local residents and students about the many benefits of trees.  Read more here