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“Urban Nature” Series highlights poplar tree farm in Gary, IN

03.20.17 | Announcements, In the News

Screenshot from WTTW's Urban Nature

WTTW’s “Urban Nature,” a 16-part nature series brings viewers to unexpected places in three big cities: Chicago, New York, and San Francisco. Delta’s hybrid poplar tree farm in Gary, Indiana is featured in the”The Intricate Ecology…of Vacant Lots,” episode.

Delta is working in partnership with Fresh Coast Capital and the City of Gary to use these fast-growing plants as an interim land use strategy that beautifies vacant properties and removes toxic substances from the soil. Read more about this episode and the series here.