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WHEREAS, trees are one of the most important natural resources sustained by man in an urban environment, providing an improved quality of life in our state; and

WHEREAS, it is important to train individuals and tree care workers in tree selection and tree care; and

WHEREAS, the Silver State encourages local tree boards, ordinances, and long range planning in Nevada communities; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada is dedicated to developing community forestry programs and Shade Tree Week provides an opportunity to raise public awareness of the values and benefits of community trees;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October 20 – October 27, 2018 as

 Nevada Shade Tree Week

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske