Landowners can order trees and shrubs


By Cynthia Purcell

Special to The SUN

The San Juan Conservation District’s seedling tree program allows farmers, ranchers and rural landowners to obtain trees at a nominal cost.

Our goal is to encourage landowners to plant new forests; to establish effective windbreaks that reduce erosion; to protect homes, cropland, livestock and highways; and to enhance wildlife habitat. Trees and shrubs are grown at the Colorado State Forest Service Nursery.

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