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Water usage is not a good excuse not to plant trees in Phoenix

Water usage is a bad excuse to fail to plant trees in Phoenix. Research shows that the amount of irrigation water that even a million desert trees would need to grow and thrive is vanishingly small compared to the city’s current overall water usage.

Indeed, trees are NOT racist

How does a bill provision about funding tree canopy get bogged down in hot button, racially tinged political squabbles?