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How to keep your trees happy after hail and drought

by Debbie Arrington, The Sacramento Bee

Drought or no drought, this year has been tough on trees.

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How did Sacramento become the ‘City of Trees’? Upcoming documentary tells the story

by Michael McGough, The Sacramento Bee

As seen in its trailer, Made in the Shade will dive into the Sacramento Municipal Utility District and Sacramento Tree Foundation's join t Sacramento Shade  initiative, and how it helped build the city's green canopy by offering free trees to SMUD customers.

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New documentary gets to the root of Sacramento’s love affair with trees

by Curtis Yee, Sactown Magazine

As April showers turn the region green, a new locally produced documentary, Made in the Shade , is shedding light on how Sacramentans fought to turn the city’s open spaces into a lush tree canopy that now serves as a natural air conditioner and a significant source of civic pride.

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