Fort McCoy News May 13, 2016

Celebrating Arbor Day

Fort McCoy Forestry Technician Charles Mentzel shows children how to plant a tree during the installation's observance of Arbor Day April 29.

Tree-planting demonstration

Fort McCoy Forestry Technician Charles Mentzel shows children how to plant a tree during the installation's observance of Arbor Day April 29.

The observance included reading the Arbor Day proclamation, presenting the Tree City USA award to Fort McCoy, and planting dozens of trees.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol

Fort McCoy community members plant trees during the installation's observance of Arbor Day April 29.

Community effort

Fort McCoy community members plant trees during the installation's observance of Arbor Day April 29.

The ceremony was coordinated by the installation Forestry program, which is part of the Directorate of Public Works Environmental Division Natural Resources Branch.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol (not in print edition)

Scott Humburg with the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services office plants trees with Fort McCoy youth during the observance.

Helping hand


Scott Humburg with the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services office plants trees with Fort McCoy youth during the observance.

Photo by Scott T. Sturkol