2-6th Cav. helps restore West Hawaii with trees

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Soldiers of 2-6th Cav. Regt., 25th CAB, 25th ID, along with community members and students from the University of Hawaii at West Hawaii, plant 500 trees at the West Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery, Sept. 21. The 120-man volunteer tree-planting effort, organized by Richard Stevens, with the West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery Association, is part of a restoration project aimed at restoring dryland forests on the island. (Photos by Capt. Catherine McNair, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs, 25th Infantry Division)

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii — Soldiers of 2-6th Cav. Regt., 25th CAB, 25th ID, along with community members and students from the University of Hawaii at West Hawaii, plant 500 trees at the West Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery, Sept. 21. The 120-man volunteer tree-planting effort, organized by Richard Stevens, with the West Hawaii Veterans Cemetery Association, is part of a restoration project aimed at restoring dryland forests on the island. (Photos by Capt. Catherine McNair, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs, 25th Infantry Division)

Maj. Matthew Scher (right), operations officer, 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, packs soil around a tree he planted with a community member at the cemetery,  Sept. 21.

Maj. Matthew Scher (right), operations officer, 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, 25th Infantry Division, packs soil around a tree he planted with a community member at the cemetery, Sept. 21.

Soldiers of 2-6th Cav. Regt., 25th CAB, 25th ID, along with community members and students from the University of Hawaii at West Hawaii, plant 500 trees at the West Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery, Sept. 21.

Soldiers of 2-6th Cav. Regt., 25th CAB, 25th ID, along with community members and students from the University of Hawaii at West Hawaii, plant 500 trees at the West Hawaii Veteran’s Cemetery, Sept. 21.

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Category: Community, Community Relations, Deployed Forces, Sustainability, U.S. Army Garrison-Pohakuloa (USAG-Pohakuloa)

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