Pop Quiz : Budgets Don't Grow On Trees


Answer: c) 480

Typically, the budget is an astounding 2,200 pages in length and 3,000 copies are distributed to the public and press. For the first time, the Bush Administration has ended this practice by going paperless, making the budget available on-line only, and, in the process, saving 480 trees. To drive home the move Bush, in revealing the budget to Congress, presented the budget on a Dell Latitude XT Tablet PC.

Like this? Check out:

Bush Budget Cuts Environment
How to pick a green Christmas tree
Plant a Virtual Tree in Second Life, Get a Real One Planted for Free!
Trees: A Visual Guide

Sources:
www.washingtonpost.com
www.budget.gov
www.ecogeek.org/