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New Year of Environmentalism in Monroe County

Happy New Year!

I can’t believe it’s been a month; time really flies around the holidays. I hope yours went as well as my family’s! 268 more words

Monroe County

Workshop: Selecting the Right Tree

Join Julie Fukuda with Urban Forestry as she showcases species that perform well in our region. Flowers, fall color, diversity, and fruits and nuts for wildlife are just a few characteristics that will be covered at this FREE workshop!   18 more words

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Watershed Health

watershed n.

  1. A ridge dividing the areas drained by different river systems.
  2. The area drained by a river system.

 Webster’s New World Dictionary of the American Language, 1964… 893 more words

The City of Portland Is Trying to Map All the Trees In the City

If you ever wanted to find every single tree in Portland but didn’t know how, Portland Parks and Recreation Urban Forestry has a solution for you: a map of, you guessed it, (almost) every single tree in Portland.

Source: Willamette Week

Willamette Week

#TipTuesday: Pulling it all Together

In previous posts, we’ve covered many individual features of your GIS application but haven’t shown you many practical examples of how to use them all in conjunction. 304 more words


Protect Your Trees, Please!

We all love trees in our built landscapes, but the odds are against their survival if we don’t follow a few simple rules. Although I’m not a horticulturist or urban forester, I’ve worked with people in those professions in the past and learned a lot from them. 877 more words