Tuesday, March 5, 2019

A Belated Christmas for Poplar Island

Old Christmas Trees Get New Life on Poplar Island
Christmas is more than two months behind us, but some of those dry, forgotten evergreen trees have just started a second career on the Chesapeake Bay. When folks in Easton put their trees out for pickup, they weren’t just mulched. More than 150 Christmas trees were loaded onto a boat and motored out to Poplar Island, the ever-growing island built with dredged material from the Port of Baltimore’s shipping channels.

And speaking of Poplar Island, Georgia and I ran across this absolutely hysterical conspiracy video about it on the "History" Channel a few months back, and it had us in gales of laughter:

1 comment:

  1. What a nice view from the beach. I enjoyed your blog. Big thanks for sharing.