City of St. Louis residents can take their bare Christmas trees to one of three city park sites to be recycled.
Officials say man-made lakes do not have much fish habitat, and the trees provide woody cover.
Jose Carrera tells KMOX he answered a newspaper ad seeking a Christmas time donation.
Choose a Christmas tree the old-fashioned way by stomping into a snowy forest, shaking snow from fir branches and releasing that wonderful pine scent as you cut your family’s tree with a saw.
Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree, you now cost 15 cents extra.