17 10, 2019

DEC Urban Forestry’s Andrea Nieves: Get to Know Her!

By |2019-10-21T16:46:48-04:00October 17th, 2019|Categories: DEC, Member Profiles, Organizational News|Tags: , |2 Comments

As an undergrad, Andrea Nieves worked on aquatic research projects at Hartwick College’s Pine Lake Environmental Campus in Oneonta, NY. Andrea Nieves is the NYSDEC Environmental Education Assistant in the Urban Forestry program, covering the needs of the Trees for Tribs program as well. I [...]

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 [...]

8 07, 2018

Trees for Tribs Grant Funding! Apps Due Sept 7, 2018

By |2018-07-08T10:08:33-04:00July 8th, 2018|Categories: DEC, Funding, Grants|Tags: |0 Comments

DEC Announces $525,000 in Grant Funding Available to Improve Water Quality Through Tree Planting Projects 07/03/2018 DEC Announces $525,000 in Grant Funding Available to Improve Water Quality Through Tree Planting Projects Streamside Plantings Improve Wildlife Habitat, Protect Water Quality and Increase Resiliency New York State Department of Environmental Conservation [...]

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 [...]

13 12, 2016

Getting to Know Trees for Tribs …

By |2016-12-13T15:06:34-05:00December 13th, 2016|Categories: DEC, Forest Restoration, Innovative Projects and Programs, Tree Planting|Tags: , |0 Comments

… with Trees for Tribs Coordinator Sarah Walsh Trees for Tribs, as in tributaries, is a Department of Environmental Conservation program replanting New York’s streams. The program began in 2007 in the Hudson River Estuary and has since expanded statewide, working with partners across the [...]

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