1. North East Trees Seeks Executive Director

    Deadline: March 15, 2011 North East Trees (NET) is seeking an experienced, entrepreneurial, visionary leader to fill the position of Executive Director (ED). North East Trees is a community-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization) founded in 1989 by Mr. Scott Wilson. Serving the greater Los Angeles area, our Mission is: “To restore...
  2. U.S. Chamber Calls for Nominations

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC) opened the nomination period for its 2011 Siemens Sustainable Community Awards today. Now in its fourth year, the program recognizes local governments, chambers of commerce, and other organizations for the tremendous steps they’ve taken to improve quality of life and...
  3. Make a Difference Day

    Two tree initiatives, NeighborWoods Month and Healthy Communitrees, will join forces this weekend to plant 4,000 trees statewide. And that’s just the beginning. Nationwide, over 20,000 trees will be planted to celebrate “Make a Difference Day”. For more information about projects happening throughout the country, check out this article from...
  4. Urban Forest Managment Plan Toolkit

    The Urban Forest Management Plan Toolkit website is now fully functional and ready for general use. The UFMP toolkit is a free online resource designed to help you develop an urban forest management plan for your area of interest, whether it’s a city, campus, business park, or any other urban...