Free seedlings available next week
CENTREVILLE — The Queen Anne’s County Forestry Board in cooperation with the Maryland Forest Service is holding its annual tree seedling giveaway program beginning Tuesday, April 26 though Friday, April 29.
The free tree seedlings are available to the citizens of Queen Anne’s County as an educational effort in promoting the planting of trees.
There will be four different tree species available. They include swamp white oak, red osier dogwood, redbud and sycamore. They are 1 or 2 years old and average 8 to 10 inches tall with bare roots. The trees are bagged and tagged by local high school students.
The following are the tree distribution locations and times for seedling pickup: • Barclay Town Office: 10 a.m. to noon • Centreville Town Office: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • 13501 Main St., Queen Anne: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Church Hill Town Office: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • DNR Office District Court, Centreville: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. • Kent Island Library: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Queenstown Town Office: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. • Queen Anne’s Soil Conservation District Office: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
• Sudlersville Town Office: 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.