A dead tree near the intersection of Shropshire Avenue and Goodloe Street  in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 2, 2012. Arborists say that the drought and heat are having a negative effect on Lexington's trees. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff
A dead tree near the intersection of Shropshire Avenue and Goodloe Street in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 2, 2012. Arborists say that the drought and heat are having a negative effect on Lexington's trees. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader
A dead tree near the intersection of Shropshire Avenue and Goodloe Street in Lexington, Ky., Friday, July 2, 2012. Arborists say that the drought and heat are having a negative effect on Lexington's trees. Photo by Charles Bertram | Staff Herald-Leader

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