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It’s Official - UConn is a Tree Campus

With Earth Day and Arbor Day fast approaching, UConn recently learned that it is the first college in Connecticut and only the third school in New England to be named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation. 566 more words


April, Celebrating our Mother Earth

April marks the beginining of spring, new life, all thanks to the mother of it all, Earth.  Since the end of March, Brookhaven College has had two events showcasing efforts to raise awareness over sustainability of the environment. 356 more words


Arbor Day

This is the first posting of one of my own poems to Rural Poet.  I wanted to make this post in time for Arbor Day (which is the last Friday of April) because this poem was written for an Arbor Day creative writing contest (a rare opportunity in itself).  453 more words

Arbor Day

Happy Valentines Day!

April 2, 2008

In the afternoons I’ve been listening to Huntington’s Very Own, AM 1300, WBZQ. It is our hometown, 500 watt (19 watts at night) blow torch oldies station. 552 more words

Dennis Jones

Arbor Day 2014: History, growth and how to celebrate

Trees are a powerful part of environmental well being, and that’s not exactly breaking news. Arbor Day may not have a singular observed day around the world—through most places observe it on the last Friday of April—but it’s one of the oldest environmental holidays still celebrated. 415 more words

Happy Arbor Day! Celebrate trees today and every day

Arbor Day is a celebration of trees and the many benefits they offer. Today is Arbor Day, and you might want to thank a healthy tree near you by taking good care of it. 518 more words

Urban & Community Forestry

South Korean Holidays: Arbor Day

Arbor Day is celebrated in greater than 50 countries around the world. In South Korea it is known as “tree-planting day”–a day in which people are encouraged to plant and care for trees.  307 more words

Korean Life