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Peterson celebrates Arbor Day

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Col. Michael Hough, 21st Space Wing vice commander, and Amaria Howell, a child at the Peterson Child Development Center, plant a tree June 4 at the CDC. Peterson AFB was presented the Tree City USA award, the 20th year in a row the base has received the honor. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Col. Michael Hough, 21st Space Wing vice commander, and Amaria Howell, a child at the Peterson Child Development Center, plant a tree June 4 at the CDC. Peterson AFB was presented the Tree City USA award, the 20th year in a row the base has received the honor. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Col. Michael Hough, 21st Space Wing vice commander, shows the Tree City USA award to children from the Peterson Child Development Center June 4. This marks the 20th year in a row that Peterson has received the Tree City award. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Col. Michael Hough, 21st Space Wing vice commander, shows the Tree City USA award to children from the Peterson Child Development Center June 4. This marks the 20th year in a row that Peterson has received the Tree City award. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Smokey Bear greets kids at the Peterson Child Development Center June 4 during the base’s Arbor Day celebration. Peterson AFB was presented the Tree City USA award, the 20th year in a row the base has received the honor. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Smokey Bear greets kids at the Peterson Child Development Center June 4 during the base’s Arbor Day celebration. Peterson AFB was presented the Tree City USA award, the 20th year in a row the base has received the honor. The award, given by the Arbor Day Foundation, recognizes excellence in urban forestry management. (U.S. Air Force photo/Robb Lingley)

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