19 03, 2021

DEC Hosts Virtual Tree City, Tree Campus, Tree Line USA Celebration

By |2021-03-23T01:37:32-04:00March 19th, 2021|Categories: Awards, DEC, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA, Tree Line USA|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

NYSDEC State Forester Rob Davies opened the Tree City/Campus/Line USA celebration by acknowledging the difficulties of 2020 and the way in which nearly all recreation had to move outside, bringing further awareness to the critical importance of urban and community trees and green spaces. He quoted his [...]

26 10, 2020

Jamestown Community College Plants Sugar Maple to Celebrate 11 Years as Tree Campus USA

By |2021-02-27T23:05:59-05:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Tree Campus USA, Tree Planting, Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Council Board Member Lori Brockelbank sent news from Western NY: Jamestown Community College celebrates 11 years as a Tree Campus USA! Present at the Jamestown Community College planting of a Highland Park Sugar Maple (Acer saccharum 'Hipzam') in honor of 11 years of Tree [...]

12 05, 2019

For Arbor Day 2019, Hofstra Adds Pink-Flowering Dogwoods to its Campus Arboretum

By |2019-05-12T20:35:21-04:00May 12th, 2019|Categories: Arbor Day, Tree Campus USA, Tree Planting|Tags: , |1 Comment

All photos by Kathy King On April 24, four pink-flowering dogwood trees were planted on the Hofstra campus in Hempstead, Long Island in celebration of Arbor Day 2019. The planting is part of an ongoing effort by the university’s Tree Advisory Committee to create a [...]

12 04, 2019

Joyful 2019 Urban Forestry Awards Celebration

By |2019-04-12T13:47:11-04:00April 12th, 2019|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Awards, DEC, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA, Tree Line USA|Tags: |0 Comments

Along with showing their support and helping to accept Syracuse’s Tree City USA Award, a team from Onondaga Earth Corps (OEC) shared recent OEC achievements with the audience. From left to right: Syracuse City Arborist Stephen Harris, OEC Crew Leader Shadrach McKinney, Crew Leader Taveon Stenson, [...]

12 04, 2018

2018 Urban Forestry Awards Celebration Warms Hearts in March

By |2018-04-17T12:05:53-04:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Awards, DEC, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA, Tree Line USA|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Eight years ago, Council Board Member Lori Brockelbank (second from left) helped Jamestown Community College become the first community college in NYS to be a Tree Campus USA. And once again, Lori brought students with her to celebrate the College’s ongoing Tree Campus USA status: Avery [...]

2 06, 2017

SUNY New Paltz Earns Tree Campus USA Designation

By |2017-06-02T16:27:07-04:00June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Tree Campus USA|0 Comments

From SUNY New Paltz News: SUNY New Paltz has joined a select group of U.S. colleges and universities that have met campus environment standards established by the Arbor Day Foundation, the nation’s largest nonprofit membership organization dedicated to planting trees. “Earning Tree Campus USA status demonstrates to [...]

28 04, 2017

Meet New Tree Campus USA Keuka College and Drew Rojek

By |2017-04-28T11:26:33-04:00April 28th, 2017|Categories: Member Profiles, Tree Campus USA|Tags: , |0 Comments

Keuka College Grounds Manager Drew Rojek proudly accepts recognition for Keuka’s first year as a Tree City USA. Drew Rojek has been the Keuka College Grounds Manager for just over a year. With Rojek’s leadership, the College recently celebrated its first year as a Tree [...]

11 04, 2017

Another Joyful Tree City/Tree Campus/Tree Line USA Awards Event

By |2017-04-12T11:10:51-04:00April 11th, 2017|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Awards, DEC, Events, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA, Tree Line USA|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Celebrating Beacon’s 20th year as a Tree City USA! (from left) NYSDEC Urban Forestry Program Assistant Mary Martin, City of Beacon Highway Superintendent Reuben Simmons Jr., DEC Region 3 Senior Forester George Profous, and NYSDEC Urban Forestry Partnerships Coordinator Sally Kellogg. For the NYS urban [...]

19 04, 2016

2016 Tree City/Campus/Line USA Awards Ceremony

By |2016-06-29T15:31:18-04:00April 19th, 2016|Categories: Arbor Day Foundation, Tree Campus USA, Tree City USA, Tree Line USA|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

NYSUFC Founder Nancy Wolf received an Urban Forestry Award in honor of her many contributions to our field. Current NYS Urban and Community Forestry Program Coordinator Mary Kramarchyk (left) was joined by two former Program Coordinators–Peter Innes and Peter Frank (to Nancy’s left)–who turned out to [...]

25 10, 2015

Rebecca Hargrave: Get to Know Her!

By |2015-10-25T09:47:10-04:00October 25th, 2015|Categories: Member Profiles, Tree Campus USA|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Rebecca measuring planting depth for a scarlet oak on the Morrisville State College campus on Arbor Day, 2014.  Rebecca Hargrave is an assistant professor at Morrisville State College in Madison County in the central part of our state. She served on the NYSUFC Board for [...]

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