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Planting trees in 2014

Journal Entry: Sat Jan 11, 2014, 3:38 AM

The "Art for Trees" project continues in 2014 as well:

Art for Trees - project:iconspringtree-1plz::iconspringtree-2plz::iconspringtree-3plz::iconspringtree-4plz::iconspringtree-4pl5:
"When is the best time to plant a tree? Twenty years ago. The second best time? Today."
- Chinese proverb
Trees are important, valuable and necessary to our very existence. It's not too hard to believe that, without trees we humans would not exist on this beautiful planet. Trees are the largest and longest living organisms on earth. To grow tall the tree has become a miracle of engineering and a complex chemical factory. It is able to take water and salts out of the earth and lift them up to the leaves, sometimes over 400 ft above. By means of photosynthesis the leaves combine the water and salts with carbon dioxide from the air to produce the nutrients which feed the tree. In this process, as well as wood, trees create many chemicals, seeds and fruit of great utility to man. Trees also remove carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas, from

Besides that, theperian offers you features or even a premium membership for planting trees! Check this journal for details:

A Challenge! With Features and Premium MembershipsHello everyone!
To those who celebrate it, a happy Thanksgiving. I was thinking about it last night, and I would like to give thanks to everyone here - all the wonderful artists, fabulous photographers and aspiring creators who have made these past few years great. But I also wanted to give thanks (and a bit of help) to this amazing world of ours. So, why not combine the two?
So, here's the challenge (and there are potentially nearly a thousand of you reading this, so we could make this something truly spectacular!)
Scientific consensus agrees that climate change is happening, mostly due to carbon. And even if you are among the few who prefer not to look at that, we still need oxygen and, as artists, we use paper all of the time. So, one way or another, we're all quite dependant on trees. (Besides, forest glades are fabulous places to come up with creative ideas.)
On average, we could completely negate our carbon footprint by planting 20 trees per year. Even one would be a fanta

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MissLoony 6 days ago  Student Photographer
Thank you for the request!^^
Heylenne Apr 11, 2014  Student Digital Artist
Heylenne Apr 11, 2014  Student Digital Artist
OMFG. You just made my night sooooo exciting. Your selection of works is so.. waaaaaah!!! The best group I've seen so far on dA!!! *Losing hours of sleep to browse all entries.* THANK YOU.

(sorry for the double post, I couldn't handle myself.)
Photopathica Apr 10, 2014   General Artist
thanks a lot for the request :)
vodj Apr 9, 2014   Photographer
Thank you so much for the request to Featured ! :heart:
AeternumImago Apr 7, 2014  New member Professional Digital Artist
Thank you for the request. :)
Many thanks for the request !
Sara-N-Photography Mar 13, 2014  New member Hobbyist Photographer
Thank you so much for the ad!
systemcat Mar 2, 2014  Professional General Artist
Well didn't I just learn art is auto accepted :p. (After having been given the impression there was a submission process.)
Thank you for the request :hug:
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