Arbor Day Foundation Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Call for Proposals

Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 Call for Proposals: Click HERE to Submit Your T.R.E.E. Proposal Today! From ADF:  As the Arbor Day Foundation celebrates its 50th anniversary, our simple mission of inspiring people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees has had an immense impact all over the globe. In five decades, [...]

Council Joins Signatories to Inflation Reduction Act UCF Support Letter

Dear Leader Schumer and Speaker Pelosi: The undersigned organizations, many of which are members of the Sustainable Urban Forests Coalition, are writing to strongly support the important urban and community forest provisions in the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. From combating climate change and creating more equitable communities to improving [...]

By |August 8th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

ReLeafers Stream into Watertown: A Pictorial Recap

ReLeaf goers were grateful for the tree shade during the Watertown Downtown Arboretum tour. Photo by Karen Emmerich   Watertown Planning and Community Development Director Mike Lumbis led the tour of the Watertown Downtown Arboretum. Here, he's alongside the dawn redwood (Metasequoia glyptostroboides), planted bare root, in [...]

By |August 2nd, 2022|Categories: Organizational News, ReLeaf Conference|0 Comments

2022 Tree City USA Reward Grants Announced for Fall Planting

Tree planters in South Glens Falls, New York. New York State Senator Daphne Jordan is third from right.  The intent of this competitive grant is to encourage municipalities to sustain their community forestry program and maintain their status as a Tree City USA through a celebratory tree planting [...]

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