Kids & Teachers

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Fun Fact #1:

There are more trees in the U.S. than there were 75 years ago. Source: Paper U

Fun Fact #2:

Paper was first manufactured in the U.S. in 1690 at the Rittenhouse Mill near Philadelphia. Rags were the main source of paper-making fiber for centuries. Source: Paper U

Fun Fact #3:

People use forests for hiking, camping, photography and bird-watching. Trees planted in our communities help make our streets, schools and yards more beautiful. Source: Paper U

Fun Fact #4:

Altogether, U.S. forests remove about 9% of the country's total carbon dioxide emissions from the air during photosynthesis. Source: Paper U