Comments on:

Arlington cemetery expansion threatens 890 trees

Back to the article » By |
Arlington National Cemetery must expand to meet the growing demand for plots in the military's premier resting place, and that could require cutting down nearly 900 Civil War-era trees. The Army Corps of Engineers recently released a report that calls for the removal of 890 trees -- the majority of which are in forested areas west of the Arlington House -- to create room for about 31,000...