Countdown to Arbor Day 2018!

Countdown to Arbor Day 2018!

It’s been 145 years since one million trees were planted during the first American Arbor Day celebration in the state of Nebraska. Today this celebration of the vital role of trees in our communities and in our lives has spread to all 50 states and scores of countries...
Thank Your Trees

Thank Your Trees

The next time you step outside and inhale fresh air, Thank Your Trees! The next time you drink a glass of fresh, clean water, Thank Your Trees! The next time you sit in a chair or sleep in a bed, Thank Your Trees! The next time you eat a piece of fruit, Thank Your...
25 Lessons from Trees: Resilience

25 Lessons from Trees: Resilience

One of the many news reports I heard on NPR about the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico caught my attention. It was about a tree. According to the NPR report, one of the most dramatic, visual impacts of the hurricane on Puerto Rico was the denuding of its...