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April 24, 2009 in City
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Havermale High School students Devony Audet, left, Melanie Azure, Lydia Johnson and Naiombi Jones view a cigarette-butt tree made by students for an Earth Day presentation at the school, April 24, 2009 in Spokane. Students collected the butts from the school grounds.

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Schuyler Dornbirer, a senior at Havermale High School, sings the Beatles’ “Come Together” during a school assembly April 24, 2009, in Spokane to celebrate Earth Day.

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Havermale High School sophomore Cameron Labrecque climbs a tree in the schoolyard April 24, 2009, to hang a peanut butter-covered pine cone for birds during the school’s Earth Day celebration.

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Havermale High School student Kahle Coffman sorts through paper mache bees she created for her booth at the school’s Earth Day celebration. Her work highlighted the plight of the bees in recent years.