When the bough breaks, the city will fall
Urban trees, especially old ones, are in the gun sights of planners, developers and architects; a point of information ahead of Tu Bishvat.
Get a good look at the trees on the street where you live. Cast a glance at the greenery of the hedges in the yards of apartment buildings. This could be the last time you see them and the other types of vegetation that are an integral part of the urban fabric, as if they were thousands of miniature green lungs. This greenery is not some kind of decoration or luxury to be disposed of - it feeds the air we breathe...
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