Nadine Patrice is the executive director, and founder, of Operation Green Leaves, a 501c3 organization based in Miami, Florida. Although there is no way to know for sure, but common sense suggests that the earth might not have moved so much if there were trees to hold the surface in place.
Less than 1% of Haiti’s natural tree cover remains. While rebuilding cities is essential, it is our opinion that cities without trees will suffer a similar fate sometime in the future.
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