B019 – WHAT THE FACT: 420 – GREEN LONDON

Yesterday it was 420, so in aid of this day I thought I would share an interesting fact I found out about Trees and Green spaces in London:

London has enough trees to be classed as a forest, with a total of around 8.4 million trees. thats about 1 tree for every person.

Have a look at these snaps for some pretty cool but random facts on trees in London.

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– 47 percent of London is green space –
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– Trees remove roughly 2,261 tonnes of pollution from London year year.
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– trees prevent about 10 x the water in the serpentine from entering or flooding our drains each year –
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– Trees on residential streets have proven to increase house prices by as much as 15% – Booom