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High school students help to green SE Queens

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Bianca Chakravorty (l.) and Ivy Zhang dig a hole for one of the trees. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Alan Lin and Kyeong Chang prepare to lower a shrub into the ground. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Senior Akilah Lewis helps with the planting. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Janika Tailor and Kelsey Fang pour fertilizer over the tree. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Queens Village resident Anthony Yang, 17, and Bayside resident Richard Liu, 17, do their part. Photo by Nykeema Williams
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Students use their feet to dig. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Students (l.-r.) Christian Arroyo, Jeremy Wu and Julian Davis plant a tree. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Kyeong Chang and Dana Kim add fertilizer to the soil. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Students (l.-r.) Samantha Wu, Yee Chung Phang and Danny Chen dig out a hole. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Rachelle Lacoste does her part. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Advanced Placement Environmental Science students Ivy Zhang (l.) and Bianca Chakravorty, students at Queens High School for the Sciences at York College, lead a tree planting on the school's grounds. Photo by Christina Santucci

Between 30 and 40 students pitched in to plant 10 trees and five shrubs at Queens High School for the Sciences at York College last Thursday.

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Ashwin Varkey from Jamaica says:
Fxck these nxggers. They need to die!
May 29, 1:11 pm

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