By Michelle Sutton|2022-12-09T16:07:59-05:00December 9th, 2022|Categories: Arboriculture, NY ReLeaf, NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops|Tags: Lasdon Arboretum, Lasdon Park, Lasdon Veterans Memorial, NY ReLeaf Region 3|
Some of the attendees of the ReLeaf Region 3’s December 2022 meeting at Lasdon Arboretum in Katonah (Westchester County), enjoying a crisp and sunny early winter day. Photo by Christina McLaughlin Thank you to NY ReLeaf Region 3 Co-chairs Jean Zimmerman and George Profous for [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2022-12-05T09:04:17-05:00December 5th, 2022|Categories: NY ReLeaf, NYC, ReLeaf Workshops|Tags: Bill Logan, Fiona Watt, James Kaechele, Jeremy Barrick, Jessica Einhorn, NY ReLeaf Region 2, Superstorm Sandy Lessons|
An example of flooding-related root failure in NYC in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. NYC Parks and Recreation Superstorm Sandy was the sixth most costly hurricane in the history of the U.S. In NYC, 48 people died, thousands were evacuated, and there was an estimated [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2022-11-02T12:24:02-04:00November 2nd, 2022|Categories: Essays and Reflections, NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Research, Society of Municipal Arborists|Tags: November 2022 TAKING ROOT News|
NY ReLeaf Workshops in November; New City Trees issue out; more. Read this month's TAKING ROOT news here and subscribe here.
By Michelle Sutton|2022-10-04T13:35:50-04:00October 4th, 2022|Categories: Arboriculture, NY ReLeaf, ReLeaf Workshops, Volunteers|Tags: Newburgh, NY ReLeaf Region 3|
Pound Ridge Conservation Board Chair Ellen Grogan practices structural pruning on a young tree with instruction from DEC Region 3 Senior Forester George Profous at a NY ReLeaf workshop and tour in Newburgh. Photo by Gloria Van Duyne On Friday, September 30, 2022, NY ReLeaf [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2022-04-25T11:27:03-04:00April 25th, 2022|Categories: Grants, NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: Public Trees for Public Health, Storytelling for Grant Applications|
Upcoming NYSDEC ReLeaf Webinars Public trees and public health - May 11 Webinar, 12pm – 1:15pm A growing body of scientific research suggests that abundant trees and green space in communities provides important benefits for human health and well-being. The Green Heart Project in Louisville, Kentucky is one of the [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2022-04-06T13:30:36-04:00April 6th, 2022|Categories: Environmental Justice, NYC, ReLeaf Conference, ReLeaf Workshops, TAKING ROOT News, Tree City USA|
ReLeaf Workshops and Conference, Seneca Village, Olmsted at 200, Tree City Awards, New Leadership for NYC Parks, FLCC Professorship, more! Read this month's TAKING ROOT news here and subscribe here.
By Michelle Sutton|2022-02-16T09:02:05-05:00February 16th, 2022|Categories: NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: Akwesasne, Les Benedict, St. Regis Mohawk Tribe, Tribal Values for the Natural World|
DEC ReLeaf has made this recording available in case you missed the Tribal Values for the Natural World talk with Les Benedict of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe. DEC's UCF Partnerships Coordinator Christina McLaughlin facilitated the webinar and says, "We hope you enjoy the presentation, and thank [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2021-02-27T23:06:31-05:00September 28th, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Insects, NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: Gypsy moths|
Watch Webinar here Please note that continuing education credits are not available for the recording. The recording is hosted with WebEx.
By Michelle Sutton|2021-02-27T23:06:31-05:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: Volunteers and Professionals Webinar|
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 [...]
By Michelle Sutton|2021-02-27T23:06:31-05:00September 25th, 2020|Categories: NYSDEC, ReLeaf Workshops, Webinars & Online Workshops|Tags: Jeanne Grace, Jim Maloney, Laura Ayers|
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 [...]