27 05, 2022

Nina Bassuk Retiring! Celebration in July, Memory Book

By |2022-05-27T09:35:49-04:00May 27th, 2022|Categories: Nina Bassuk, Organizational News, Urban Horticulture Institute|Tags: |Comments Off on Nina Bassuk Retiring! Celebration in July, Memory Book

After more than 40 years at Cornell University, Dr. Nina Bassuk will be retiring* this August! Nina's Cornell colleagues are planning a celebration for July 29, 2022 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Cornell Botanic Garden’s Nevin Center. They hope you can come. Please send any photos [...]

25 02, 2022

Tree Watertown at 26 Years: Urban Forestry Excellence in the North Country

By |2022-03-03T12:15:31-05:00February 25th, 2022|Categories: Arboriculture, Bare Root, Canopy Goals, Innovative Projects and Programs, Member Profiles, Organizational News, Recommended Urban Trees, SUNY-ESF, Tree City USA, Tree Inventory, Tree Planting, Underutilized Urban Trees, Urban Forest Management Plans, Volunteers|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Tree Watertown at 26 Years: Urban Forestry Excellence in the North Country

Multigenerational Tree Watertown volunteers gather every fall for a bare root tree planting event. Here, volunteers assemble in fall of 2018. Story by Michelle Sutton, NYSUFC Editor 🌳 Photos Courtesy Tree Watertown The City of Watertown (population ~ 25,000, in Jefferson County) is an esteemed [...]

28 01, 2022

Kim Zhang Takes Position at City of Syracuse Urban Forestry

By |2022-01-28T19:09:55-05:00January 28th, 2022|Categories: Member Profiles, Organizational News, Urban Forest Master Plans|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Kim Zhang Takes Position at City of Syracuse Urban Forestry

Kim Zhang at Little Island Park in NYC in the summer of 2021. Kim Zhang grew up in the Bronx but has spent most of her adult life working and going to college in Syracuse. Next week she starts a new job as the City [...]

25 01, 2022

Meet DEC UCF Program’s Matt Viglucci

By |2022-01-25T19:35:08-05:00January 25th, 2022|Categories: DEC, Organizational News|Tags: |Comments Off on Meet DEC UCF Program’s Matt Viglucci

Matt Viglucci is the Environmental Education Assistant for DEC's Urban and Community Forestry Program Greetings! My name is Matt, and I am pleased to introduce myself to the urban forestry community! Having grown up in Delmar, New York, my parents frequently took my brother and [...]

30 11, 2021

Attn NYS Municipalities: Urban Forest Management Survey on its Way

By |2021-11-30T07:12:16-05:00November 30th, 2021|Categories: Announcements, Arboriculture, Organizational News, Research|Tags: , |Comments Off on Attn NYS Municipalities: Urban Forest Management Survey on its Way

A survey is on its way to the email inboxes of NYS municipalities which will inform the urban forestry support programs for communities going forward. Former longtime NYSUFC Board Member and now Forest Resources & Arboriculture PhD Student Rebecca Hargrave is heading this up in conjunction with [...]

2 11, 2021

New “About Us” Council Video is on YouTube!

By |2021-11-02T07:38:12-04:00November 2nd, 2021|Categories: Organizational News|Comments Off on New “About Us” Council Video is on YouTube!

The video introduces folks to the joy of tree planting and other collabs that the NYSUFC, in partnership with NYSDEC, helps foster via funds, education, networking/social media, and more. It was prepared by Council Editor Michelle Sutton and scored by Council Past President David Moore. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z3yUag17Hto&t=2s

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