Upcoming ReLeaf Workshops

ReLeaf Workshop: EHAT and First Aid/CPR (In-person Training) Electrical hazard awareness training will be held again this year May 1 and 2, 2024 at the Italian American Community Center of Rochester. If you attended in previous years, you  will receive a link to register when registration opens. New this year [...]

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Onondaga County Has Two New Tree Cities!

Contributing Writer: Leanna Nugent, Community Forestry & Natural Resources Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension of Onondaga County The Town of Geddes and the Village of Camillus were each designated as a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. The Arbor Day Foundation annually awards the status of [...]

By |April 16th, 2024|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Tree City USA|Comments Off on Onondaga County Has Two New Tree Cities!

DEC Does What?!

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has launched a new podcast, “DEC Does What?!” to spotlight the important work of DEC experts working to protect New Yorkers and the state’s environment. Hosted by Executive Deputy Commissioner Sean Mahar and Chief of Staff Erica Ringewald, this bi-weekly podcast [...]

By |April 15th, 2024|Categories: Innovative Projects and Programs, NYSDEC, Research|Comments Off on DEC Does What?!

New Paltz Tree City USA Recognition Event 2024

For the second consecutive Thursday, representatives of New York State Tree Lines, Tree Campuses and Tree Cities gathered to celebrate their accomplishments in 2023, this week at SUNY New Paltz. State Forester Fiona Watt kicked off the morning with some remarks on the achievements of New York [...]

By |April 9th, 2024|Categories: Arbor Day, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA|Comments Off on New Paltz Tree City USA Recognition Event 2024

ReLeaf Workshop: Changing Climate Changing Forests

This in-person climate-stewardship-focused workshop will allow participants to learn about a variety of topics, including beech leaf disease, urban trees and carbon, NYC Housing Authority tree projects, youth involvement in green careers, and the Woodlawn Arboretum. Hosted by ReLeaf Region 2, the event will take place May 10, 2024, [...]

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New York State’s Urban Forestry program is a partnership of public, private, and volunteer organizations and individuals that fosters comprehensive planning, management, and education throughout New York to create a healthy urban and community forest and enhance quality of life.

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