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First World Forum on Urban Forests

First World Forum on Urban Forests

On November 28 to December 1, 2018, the United Nations and partners in Mantova, Italy will host the first World Forum on Urban Forests (UF). This first world forum will bring together cross-sector individuals, such as national and local government, non-governmental...

Get your Tree Care Cue Cards!

The Urban Tree Foundation has produced a series of “cue cards” with basic information related to various aspects of tree care, including: Tree Planting Tree Quality Tree Training (Pruning) Root Management Structural Pruning Restoring Topped Trees Pruning at Planting...

From the Boston Globe: The City Is an Ecosystem

The city is an ecosystem, pipes and all What scientists are finding when they treat the urban landscape as an evolving environment of its own By Courtney Humphries Boston Globe Correspondent November 07, 2014 Is a tree trying to survive in the city better off than a...

Silence Isn’t Golden

Over the next month, community groups and ReLeaf Network members across California have an opportunity to comment on two important issues. They are the Department of Water Resources’ (DWR) Integrated Regional Water Management Plan (IRWM); and the California Air...

National Walking Day

National Walking Day

Today, take a break from your normal routine and take a walk.   The American Heart Association celebrates National Walking Day every year on the first Wednesday in April. The holiday was created to increase the amount of activity people get and, in turn, their...

Preserving Trees Through Climate Change

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...

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