Tree Planting

19 06, 2024

A Great Arbor Day Tree Planting for Mount Markham Central School District!

By |2024-06-14T14:12:30-04:00June 19th, 2024|Categories: Tree Campus USA, Tree Planting, Youth|Comments Off on A Great Arbor Day Tree Planting for Mount Markham Central School District!

Guest Contributor: Jessica Pyrda, District Forester, Oneida County Soil & Water Conservation District It was a pleasure working as a mentor with Eric Bugbee and Angela Martin, the TREE TEAM from the Mount Markham Central School District, and Arborist Terry Hawkridge on [...]

11 12, 2023

Planting Specs: “Good” to “Great”

By |2023-12-04T18:28:39-05:00December 11th, 2023|Categories: Arboriculture, Tree Planting|Comments Off on Planting Specs: “Good” to “Great”

Contributing Writer: Rebecca Johnson, Certified Arborist at Arborholic, LLC All photos courtesy Rebecca Johnson We all recognize that trees are a big part of the solution to global climate change. Organizations around the globe are launching ambitious and aggressive tree planting campaigns. To meet [...]

4 06, 2023

Village of Hempstead, Council Quick Start Grant, and a Swamp White Oak Planting Celebration

By |2023-06-04T13:29:37-04:00June 4th, 2023|Categories: Arbor Day, Grants, Tree Planting, Youth|Tags: , |Comments Off on Village of Hempstead, Council Quick Start Grant, and a Swamp White Oak Planting Celebration

The Village of Hempstead Arbor Day Celebration took place on Saturday, April 22, 2023, at the Village of Hempstead Park, Denton Green located on James A. Garner Way in Hempstead, New York. The Arbor Day event provided community members and students an opportunity to become involved in [...]

28 02, 2023

Schenectady’s Dynamic Tree Planting Collaboration: 2022 Update

By |2023-02-28T14:52:03-05:00February 28th, 2023|Categories: Environmental Justice, Funding, Grants, Innovative Projects and Programs, Nonprofits, Training, Tree Planting, Youth|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Schenectady’s Dynamic Tree Planting Collaboration: 2022 Update

The excellent e-flyer that went out to Schenectady community members in advance of the summer 2022 tree planting. See also the earlier blog post: Schenectady Plants 50 Trees with New Collaborative Initiative In the summer of 2021, ReTree Schenectady, the City of Schenectady, Schenectady County, Community [...]

12 01, 2023

Not Yet a Tree City USA? Apply by March 8 for Quick Start Grant

By |2023-01-12T12:55:34-05:00January 12th, 2023|Categories: Arbor Day, Grants, Organizational News, Tree Planting|Tags: |Comments Off on Not Yet a Tree City USA? Apply by March 8 for Quick Start Grant

South Glens Falls, Spring of 2022 The New York State Urban Forestry Council (NYSUFC) is pleased to announce available funding for New York communities who aren't yet a Tree City USA to hold a Spring 2023 tree planting and ceremony event. Communities can apply for [...]

5 01, 2023

DEC Annual Tree & Shrub Sale & School Seedling Program Now Open

By |2023-01-05T11:30:33-05:00January 5th, 2023|Categories: NYSDEC, Tree Planting|Tags: |Comments Off on DEC Annual Tree & Shrub Sale & School Seedling Program Now Open

More Than 50 Species Available from Colonel William F. Fox Memorial Saratoga Tree Nursery School Seedling Program Application Period Now Open The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced the start of the Colonel William F. Fox Memorial Saratoga Tree Nursery annual spring seedling sale, which [...]

29 12, 2022

Valley Stream Fall Planting with Council Help

By |2022-12-29T11:26:36-05:00December 29th, 2022|Categories: Arbor Day, Grants, Tree City USA, Tree Planting|0 Comments

Thank you to Valley Stream Deputy Village Treasurer David Sabatino for sending in documentation for this event.  On Saturday, December 12, 2022, more than 50 volunteers from the Valley Stream Beautification Community, including high school students, met at Arlington Park in Valley Stream (Nassau County) for tree [...]

29 12, 2022

Canton Fall Planting with Help of Council Grant

By |2022-12-29T11:06:53-05:00December 29th, 2022|Categories: Arbor Day, Grants, Tree City USA, Tree Planting|Tags: , |0 Comments

Thank you to Richard W. Grover, Chair of the Village of Canton Tree Committee, for sending in photos and details about the Village's fall 2022 planting event. We planted a grove of five native trees on Saturday, November 5, 2022 in Canton Island Park, which is located [...]

12 12, 2022

Huntington Fall Planting with Help of Council Grant

By |2022-12-12T09:07:51-05:00December 12th, 2022|Categories: Arbor Day, Grants, Tree City USA, Tree Planting|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Town of Huntington has been a Tree City USA for 24 years and has received a TCUSA Growth Award for the past 8 years. Town Supervisor Ed Smyth addressed the assembled community members after the fall 2022 tree planting. Town of Huntington (Suffolk County) [...]

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