Sheep and goats at Plumpton Park Zoo do their part in recycling Christmas trees. Image by Cheryl Costello

VIDEO: Recycled Christmas Trees Gifted to Upper Bay Zoo

When it comes to getting rid of your Christmas tree, there are plenty of ways to give back to the environment, like mulching or leaving it in the yard as wildlife habitat. Or, you could really go wild.

Along North East Creek in the Upper Bay watershed, the animal residents of Plumpton Park Zoo are enjoying Christmas in January as used tree donations pour in.

Cheryl Costello takes us to see the happy creatures benefitting from this creative tree recycling effort. Watch below: