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Women in Trees: Sharing Experiences and Lessons Learned

When Fleming College Professor of Urban Forestry, Katrina Van Osch-Saxon, first asked me to speak at the one-day Women in Trees Conference and Awareness Day… 1,883 more words

Spring & Wildflowers

Being surrounded, as we are in the North End, by Boise’s beautiful foothills, we tend to measure our urban landscape by the hills and plants that surround us. 302 more words


La Grande reaches urban forest milestone

The City of La Grande reached a state-leading milestone last year for its commitment to the town’s urban forest.

La Grande has been recognized by Tree City USA since 1990 and in 2016 earned the distinction for the 27th year in a row. 7 more words

La Grande Observer

How to love your Mother (Earth): SLC Earth Week activities on tap

How is your Earth doing? It’s time to check her vital signs and to show her some TLC, too.

The week of April 17th through April 22nd is Earth Week in Salt Lake City, with the big finish – Earth Day – on Saturday, April 22nd. 731 more words

People & Community

Babies, Trees and Girl Scouts!

During the month of April 2017, America in Bloom-Lexington and Baptist Health are providing trees to every single baby born at Baptist Health. Trees, along with planting instructions (and an offer to plant in a park should parents desire) and congratulations are being housed at UK long-term, and provided to the maternity ward on a weekly basis. 120 more words

AIB-Lex News

Cities Throw Shade at Rising Heat

To cool the “urban heat islands” that they’ve become, cities are planting trees and more trees.

Rudy Lane is a two-lane road that curves through the leafy suburb of Windy Hills east of Louisville, Kentucky. 53 more words

City Of Portland

Spring Cleanup Boise

The City of Boise kicks off Spring recyclable pick up in or around April of every year! The information below is as current as we’ve found. 273 more words

Gardening & Health