• Green Living

    Save the cypress groves by supporting your local arborist

    What can you do to reduce waste, save money and potentially even help with reducing the destruction caused by hurricanes?  Don’t buy commercial mulch!  70% of mulch sold in the US is made from cypress trees, while naturally organic and well liked for residential and commercial use, we are destroying our cypress groves that are crucial to swamp habitat in the coastal southeast and southcentral US, as well as, protecting our wetlands.  Without these groves and wetlands intact, flooding and devastation is much worse during these severe storms (hello hurricane Harvey and Irma!).     So what other options do we have? It had been quite some time since I…