Chamber sets three-day tree ‘Collecting of the Green’

10:00 am | December 26, 2013

Now that the presents are unwrapped and the stockings unstuffed, it’s time to start taking down the decorations and clearing out the old Christmas trees.

The Elizabethton/Carter County Chamber of Commerce will collect old Christmas trees from Jan. 6 through Jan. 8 in the Chamber’s parking lot.

Trees gathered in the “Collecting of the Green” are used by the Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency to build fish habitats in Watauga Lake.


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