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  1. Ready your Crayons! Pick up your Cameras! Plant a Tree!

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    California Arbor Week Contests Highlight the Importance of Trees   Sacramento, Calif. – Two statewide contests are being held to celebrate California Arbor Week, March 7-14, a statewide celebration of trees. These contests are designed to increase awareness of and appreciation for the trees and forests in the communities where...
  2. State’s Right to Sell Carbon Permits Upheld

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    By Rory Carroll SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – California’s environmental regulator can sell carbon emission permits at quarterly auctions as part of the state’s cap-and-trade program, a state court said on Thursday, in a setback to businesses that argued that the sales constitute an illegal tax.   The California Chamber of...
  3. Preserving Trees Through Climate Change

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    ASU researchers studying how to preserve tree species amid climate change     TEMPE, Ariz. — Two researchers at Arizona State University are aiming to help officials manage trees based on how different types are affected by climate change.   Janet Franklin, a geography professor, and Pep Serra-Diaz, a postdoctoral...
  4. Sacramento Tree Foundation Greenprint Workshop

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    If you have never had the opportunity to attend one of the Sacramento Tree Foundation’s Greenprint Summits, you should really make the effort this year. On January 30, 2014, people from all over the Sacramento region will gather in Citrus Heights for a day of networking, conversation, and collaboration on...
  5. Injury Symptoms Associated with the Shot Hole Borer

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    The polyphagous shot hole borer (SHB), Euwallacea sp., and Fusarium dieback, Fusarium euwallaceae, are a new insect: disease complex causing injury and mortality to numerous native and ornamental hardwood trees and shrubs in southern California. The ambrosia beetle has a wide host range and can complete development in >20 species,...
  6. Getting Exotic in San Jose

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    Saturdays in November in San Jose just got a little more exciting.   Our City Forest, a California ReLeaf Network member in San Jose, is hosting free exotic tree tours from 2 to 3 p.m. on November 9 and 16 at the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum.   Home to human and...
  7. California ReLeaf Honored as 2013 Top-Rated Nonprofit

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    CALIFORNIA RELEAF HONORED AS 2013 TOP-RATED NONPROFIT New GreatNonprofits.org Award is Based on Positive Online Reviews   Sacramento, California, November 1, 2013 – California ReLeaf announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2013 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations.  ...