To All Anti-wind Groups Worldwide:
Last night in Port Elgin, we launched our TNT initiative — Trees Not Turbines
We’ve been discussing what we could do as wind warriors to win the hearts and minds of the public and youth regarding turbines. Replacing turbines with trees struck a chord with me since I am a Forestry grad. I’ve always thought that we’ve got to present an alternative and what better way than with trees. Imagine getting the public to understand that ‘so’ many trees would offset a turbine and provide far greater benefits for the planet.
We should show how planting a tree is better for the environment than a wind turbine. The benefits of a tree against the cost environmentally, economically and socially of turbines are endless.
There’s a nursery near us that’s currently selling seedlings and that gave me this idea.
The tree picture and the fact sheet below, are meant…
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