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Elm Trees Stage a Comeback

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Elm Trees Stage a Comeback

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Elm Trees Stage a Comeback

Elm Trees Stage a Comeback

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After being nearly wiped out by Dutch elm disease, the elm tree is returning. Elms are being replanted around the country. In Washington, D.C., elms are being planted along Pennsylvania Ave. in front of the White House. Sheilah Kast visited the site of the planting, along with Daniel Smith of the Casey Trees Endowment Fund.