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01/15/16

Texas Flooding Tree Recovery Campaign Distributes Free New Trees This January 16-18

Wimberley, Texas, January 16-18, 2016 – The Texas Flooding Tree Recovery Campaign – a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, Texas A&M Forest Service and RETREET– will plant up to 200 fifteen-gallon trees this year for Wimberley, Texas, residents. Continue reading...

11/19/15

ARBOR DAY FOUNDATION AWARDS HUNTINGDON COLLEGE AND UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY $10,000 FOR STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

Lincoln, Neb. (November 19, 2015) -- Tree Campus USA, a program of the Arbor Day Foundation, sponsored by Toyota, has awarded two higher education institutions, Alabama based Huntingdon College and University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, $10,000 as a result of the Tree Campus USA Service Learning Contest. Continue reading...

09/17/15

Arbor Day Foundation Joins International Urban Forestry Scoping Mission to Asia

Arbor Day Foundation President Dan Lambe to Share US Best Practices and Programs in Meetings on Urban Forestry Continue reading...

08/07/15

Lied Lodge & Conference Center to Hold Grand Re-opening Ceremony

Lied Lodge & Conference Center will hold a grand opening ribbon-cutting ceremony at 12 p.m. on August 13 to mark the completion of a $9 million renovation to the facility. Continue reading...

04/24/15

Arbor Day Foundation Works with USDA on Building Blocks for Climate Smart Agriculture & Forestry

Today, with partners including the Arbor Day Foundation, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a comprehensive and detailed approach to support land owners in their response to climate change. Continue reading...

04/23/15

Nebraska Forest Service Issues $350,000 Challenge Grant to Support Renewal of Lied Lodge & Conference Center's Fuelwood Plant

The Nebraska Forest Service has issued a $350,000 challenge grant through the TREES Heat Nebraska program to support the fuelwood plant as part of the Lied Lodge & Conference Center's nearly nine million dollar Renewal Project. Continue reading...

04/23/15

Colorado Community Tree Recovery Campaign Distributes Free New Trees This April and May

The Colorado Community Tree Recovery Campaign – a partnership between the Arbor Day Foundation, the Colorado State Forest Service, Black Forest Together and the Big Thompson Canyon Association – marks the second year of a multi-year campaign to provide 10,000 trees this year to Colorado residents free of charge to replace trees damaged and destroyed by the 2013 Black Forest Fire and Big Thompson Canyon flooding. Continue reading...

04/22/15

Arbor Day Foundation Rings Nasdaq Opening Bell as Prelude to Arbor Day

Dan Lambe, Arbor Day Foundation president, rang today's Nasdaq opening bell as a prelude to Arbor Day (April 24) and calling attention to the importance of trees. Lambe was joined at Nasdaq by Matt Harris, Arbor Day Foundation chief executive. Continue reading...

04/17/15

Yampa Valley Sustainability Council Receives 2015 Arbor Day Award

The Yampa Valley Sustainability Council is the recipient of a 2015 Arbor Day Award in honor of its outstanding contribution to tree planting, conservation and stewardship, the Arbor Day Foundation announced today. Continue reading...

04/17/15

Arbor Day Foundation Employees Volunteer in Lincoln Public Schools

Arbor Day Foundation staff will visit Lincoln Public School and Parochial classrooms next week to educate students on the history of Arbor Day and the importance of trees. This year, Arbor Day is observed on Friday, April 24. Continue reading...

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