Scouts plant trees at Orono, Meadowvale


Scouts and their parents planted trees in Elk River recently.

They planted 20 trees at Orono Park and 80 trees at Meadowview Heights Park, according to Gina Hugo, resource conservationist at Sherburne Soil and Water Conservation District.

Participating in the effort were packs 90, 98 and 111, troops 90, 99, and 111 and Venture Crew 111.

Gene Carlson, Scout master for Troop 111, spearheaded the tree planting project.