Tree Facts

June 18, 2015
Monster Tree Service loves trees. Deep research gave us some fun facts about trees. (Facts obtained at AmericanForests.org)

Did You Know?

  • A tree can absorb as much as 48 pounds of carbon dioxide per year?
  • One large tree can provide a supply of oxygen for two people?
  • According to the USDA Forest Service, “Trees properly placed around buildings can reduce air conditioning needs by 30 percent and save 20-50 percent in energy used for heating.”
  • The net cooling effect of a young, healthy tree is equivalent to ten room-size air conditioners operating 20 hours a day.
  • In one day, one large tree can lift up to 100 gallons of water out of the ground and discharge it into the air.

Good stuff! Go Trees!

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