Tag Archives: tree

Arbor DayEnvironmentNatureOutdoors

Top 15 Reasons to Plant a Tree

In 1985, my family moved to Clearwater and I’ve lived in the same house for most of the years since. Our house sits across the road from a city park. I remember when there was 10 times more trees. Back...

Arbor DayFreeNatureOutdoors

Get a Free Tree!

Elizabeth Drayer, a local environmental attorney and arbitrator, has offered Clearwater residents a unique chance to put more trees in more yards in a campaign called “A Tree Grows in Clearwater.” Her challenge: Be one of the first 50 people...


Remembering the Kapok Tree Inn

Clearwater is famous for many things. Pristine beaches, delicious seafood and a bustling economy make this an exciting place to live and visit. Fifty years ago, however, Clearwater was notorious for a giant tree and a heaping plate of sugary...