Land Between the Lakes offers free Christmas trees
GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP/WYMT) - Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area is offering permits for free cedar Christmas trees.
A statement from the National Forest Service said permits are available beginning Friday and must be obtained online.
A permit allows each family to cut one tree through Dec. 24.
The statement said trees must be cedar and less than 10 feet tall with stumps that are less than 4 inches tall.
Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area includes more than 170,000 acres of forests, wetlands, and open lands in western Kentucky and Tennessee.
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