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National Tree Week

The UK’s largest tree celebration, National Tree Week, has been running since 1975 and launches the winter tree planting season. This week, in honour of our ‘treescape’, we take a look at the trees and forest in Hampshire through items in our University Special Collections. 848 more words

Manuscript Collections

SWOSU Student Union Elm Remembered

A part of SWOSU campus history is being honored after the 100 year old “Union Elm” tree was taken down on Sept. 4, 2016. Diseased and breaking down it had to be removed according to James Skinner, Director of Physical Plant. 245 more words

College

Saskatchewan-wide ban on pruning elm trees ends

The annual ban on pruning elm trees in Saskatchewan has ended.

Starting Sept. 1, homeowners can start pruning their elm trees.

The province bans elm tree pruning between April 1 and Aug. 181 more words

Canada

Under The Canopy

Sitting in the shade on a warm summer day is always nice, but often we don’t appreciate it completely.  We’re too busy being happy to get some relief from the heat to notice all that the trees we seek relief under offer to us besides their shade.   136 more words

Poetry

Story of the Elm Tree

I visit this tree often. In times of stress, fear or sadness. I do make an effort to also visit when im happy  and calm. But lets face it…we usually only visit our safe places when we are scared and feel threatened. 370 more words

Anxiety

Small insect causing big concerns in Lethbridge

Concerned citizens packed city council Monday afternoon to hear an update about the European elm scale infestation that is attacking the city’s elm tree population. 336 more words

News

Binding the Brighton Urban Wildlife Group

A few weeks ago I sorted out my incomplete collection of ‘Fly on the Wall’, the group’s newsletter, covering  autumn 1991 to summer 2006, but missing quite a few issues and decided to bind them into hard covers for posterity – or the bookshelves. 189 more words

Brighton