September 16, 2023
One Billion $ for Trees in US Cities
Nationwide through Investing in America Agenda
Historic funding from President Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act will increase urban tree cover, boost equitable access to nature, and improve climate resilience in communities covered by the Justice40 Initiative
September 15, 2023
Developer pays $975,000 for trees in Bastrop
Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect the correct number for the full mitigation amount of $975,000.
The 65-acre Pearl River development has been cleared for commercial use at Hwy. 71 and FM 969. The project will involve the
September 1, 2023
Support Mino’s Tour des Trees Ride for Research
Our Tour des Trees riders have been preparing all summer for this year’s ride and we are just about to start our journey from Reno, NV to Half Moon Bay, CA.
Their legs are ready to go but they need your
August 23, 2023
Austin plans to reduce urban heat by using $35 million to plant 400,000 trees
AUSTIN, Texas — Heat is not equitable. Austin’s eastern crescent is hotter than other areas of the city and one busy intersection soaks up more sun than any other.
“At Rundberg and Lamar, it is hotter than anywhere else in the
August 8, 2023
ISA Certified Tree Climber Credential
We are excited to announce that ISA has rebranded the ISA Certified Tree Worker Climber Specialist program as the ISA Certified Tree Climber Credential.
The ISA wanted the name and logo for the credential to reflect the most vital competencies
July 5, 2023
Tree-killing Emerald Ash Borer confirmed in Cooke County
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The presence of the invasive emerald ash borer (EAB) has been confirmed in Cooke County this week. EAB is an invasive wood-boring pest of ash trees that has killed millions of trees across 35 states since
May 5, 2023
Boosting Anticancer Natural Killer Cell Function with Trees?
Visiting a forest can induce a significant increase in both the number and activity of natural killer cells, one of the ways our body fights off cancer. Can the aroma of wood essential oils replicate the immune-boosting effects of walking
May 2, 2023
Join us at the Texas Tree Climbing Championship
The Texas Tree Climbing Competition will be held at Richard Moya Park southeast of Austin, Texas. Gear check will be May 18th and the competition will be May 19-20, 2023.
The competition aims to simulate working conditions of arborists in the