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2015 Franklin R. Myers Scholarship

ACRES is pleased to announce a $500 scholarship to a deserving graduating high school senior from the Somerset Hills, New Jersey area who intends to study environmental science, conservation, biology, landscape/horticulture, sustainability, urban planning, park administration, forestry, or a related environmental or scientific field.  21 more words


Photo Contest

If you know of a budding, young photographer (grades K-5) who happens to love trees, tell them about our photo contest! Take a look:  http://acresinfo.org/photo-contest-2/


Birds in the Suburbs

Did you know that the greatest variety of birds is often found in the ‘burbs’? According to the Nature Conservancy Magazine, birds and mankind can and do coexist; especially if mankind is willing to expend a bit of thought and consideration for those feathered neighbors.  10 more words


Nature Explore

Nature Explore, a collaborative program of the Arbor Day foundation and Dimensions Educational Research Foundation, provides an insightful video on how adults can foster positive outdoor experiences for children. 17 more words


Arbor Day Video

Arbor Day, April 24, 2015

ACRES applauds the State of Utah’s public awareness campaign to celebrate trees…for this great video and more, take a look at ACRES’ Video page: