25 09, 2020

Free ReLeaf Webinars 10/2 and 10/9 Volunteers and Professionals Creating Connections

By |2021-02-27T23:06:31-05:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: DEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: |0 Comments

10/2 9 AM Part 1 of NYC ReLeaf Webinar Creation Connections – Volunteers and Professionals Part 1 Registration link: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=e89d6205feae266f5343836acb8c4ba32 Join NYC ReLeaf for a 2-part webinar series on Creating Connections: Volunteers and professionals. This virtual workshop features presentations on environmental education and volunteers, urban soils, a discussion [...]

25 09, 2020

Free ReLeaf Webinar 10/16: Municipal Tree Ordinances and Management Implications

By |2021-02-27T23:06:31-05:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: DEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Ithaca City Forester and Council Board Member Jeanne Grace will be one of the presenters for the NY ReLeaf Webinar on Municipal Trees Ordinances and their Mgmt Implications. Photo by Justin Zoll from Ithaca.com 10/16 9 AM Central NY ReLeaf Municipal tree ordinances and associated [...]

22 06, 2020

NY ReLeaf Webinar: Ecological Assessment of New York City’s Natural Areas

By |2021-02-27T23:07:24-05:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Natural Areas Conservancy, Natural Areas in the Urban Forest, ReLeaf Workshops, Research, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: |0 Comments

Join NY ReLeaf for an urban forestry webinar on July 21st at 10 AM! The Natural Areas Conservancy (NAC) exists to restore and conserve the green and blue spaces of New York City in order to enhance the lives of all New Yorkers. In this webinar, NAC [...]

29 11, 2019

Capital Region ReLeaf Hosts Chainsaw Safety Workshop

By |2019-11-29T19:47:48-05:00November 29th, 2019|Categories: Arboriculture, DEC, ReLeaf Workshops|Tags: , |0 Comments

This GIF is from the recent Capital Region ReLeaf Chainsaw Safety Workshop in Schenectady, taught by Consulting Forester Mike Burns. Mike demonstrated the effect of chainsaws on “flesh” (ham) and then showed how chaps stop the saw. The workshop had 37 attendees across two sessions from around [...]

30 09, 2019

Urban Forest Adaptation to Climate Change: Key Tools and Resources

By |2019-09-30T17:45:59-04:00September 30th, 2019|Categories: Climate Change, Innovative Projects and Programs, ReLeaf Conference, ReLeaf Workshops, Research|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

 At the 2019 NY ReLeaf Conference last July in Rochester, Dr. Leslie Brandt presented a fascinating talk about her work on urban forest adaptation to climate change, and she offered up powerful resources and tools to our community. Here’s a brief summary of those resources compiled by [...]

21 07, 2019

ReLeaf 2019 in Pictures, Part III

By |2019-07-21T18:19:08-04:00July 21st, 2019|Categories: Climate Change, Innovative Projects and Programs, ReLeaf Conference, ReLeaf Workshops, Tree Inventory|Tags: , |0 Comments

Saturday’s keynote speaker, Andrew Revkin (pictured here with his partner, Lisa) brought an international perspective and images in his talk, “Forest Lessons in a Changing Climate.” Revkin is a celebrated environmentalist and musician who, fortunately for us, lives in the Hudson Valley.  Davey Resource [...]

13 08, 2018

Board Member Danielle Gift on ReLeaf 2018 & Her New Position

By |2018-08-13T19:00:20-04:00August 13th, 2018|Categories: Member Profiles, NYC, ReLeaf Conference, ReLeaf Workshops|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Council Board Member Danielle Gift with a Parrotia persica on the RIT campus. Photo by Michelle Sutton Danielle Gift received a scholarship from the New York City/Region 2 ReLeaf Committee, of which she is an active member, to pay for ReLeaf registration and lodging. Get [...]

1 08, 2018

ReLeaf 2018 at RIT, Part V: Learning from the Best

By |2018-08-01T23:31:58-04:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: ReLeaf Conference, ReLeaf Workshops|0 Comments

These are just some of the talented professionals who presented talks and workshops at ReLeaf 2018. You can see the full program here.  NY Natural Heritage Program Ecologist Julie Lundgren served on the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid panel following the superb documentary about HWA: www.youtube.com/watch?v=AupnMjYaI0Q Photo by [...]

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