HONOLULU (KHON2) — A group of kids are raising awareness about the importance of trees to Hawaii.
Thanks to the Punahou Sustainability Club, Gov. Ige signed a proclamation designating April 2021 as Tree Awareness Month.
According to the Outdoor Circle, an environmental non-profit, too many healthy trees are being cut down for new developments.
The students say trees have a number of benefits including keeping Hawaii cool.