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In one year, an acre of trees can absorb as much carbon as is produced by a car driven up to 14,000 kilometres

An average sized swimming pool can hold up to 40,000 litres of water

Washing a car with a standard hose left running can use 200 litres in 10 minutes

A sprinkler can use 1000 litres of water every hour

The death of one 70 year old tree would return over three tonnes of carbon to the atmosphere.

Suburban areas with mature trees can be 2-3°C cooler than new suburbs without trees.