Groups participate in Vancouver’s 2020 Greenest City Action Plan
LINCOLN, Neb., May 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation in collaboration with TD Bank Group and Sustainable Brands are planting trees and doing clean-up at Stanley Park, Vancouver's first, largest and most well-known urban park on June 4.
Trees to be planted across race communities devastated by natural disasters; NASCAR supports preservation of environment through year-long effort
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ - As Earth Day approaches this weekend, NASCAR along with select Official Partners and the Arbor Day Foundation today announced a new initiative that will be responsible for planting and distributing trees to communities devastated by natural disasters across the United States.
30,000 trees to be distributed to homeowners across the country to promote energy savings and fuller tree canopies
LINCOLN, Neb., April 20, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation announced today the beginning of its spring tree planting initiatives through its Energy-Saving Trees and Community Canopy programs.
As both Arbor Day and Earth Day approach, it is time for all of us to step up and help our planet thrive. With all the global issues we face today — including poor air and water quality, climate risk, deforestation, poverty, and hunger — more and more corporations are taking a proactive step to become part of the solution. And they are turning to trees to make a difference.
More than 130,000 trees to be planted in Virginia, Georgia and Kentucky
LINCOLN, Neb., April 30, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation and The Hershey Company are pleased to announce a reforestation partnership focusing on repairing national forests damaged by species invasions, resource extraction and forest fires in Kentucky, Florida and Virginia. The 133,333 trees planted benefit the Paul Van Booven Wildlife Area (KY), South Quay Sandhills Preserve (VA) and the Sansavilla Wildlife Management Area (GA).
Milestone Planting Day will restore Houston park devastated by Hurricane Harvey
LINCOLN, Neb., April 16, 2018 /3BL Media/ – This spring, the Arbor Day Foundation and Boise Paper will celebrate the 10th planting day event of Project UP™, a partnership to revitalize neighborhoods across North America through tree planting. Project UP turns abandoned and neglected urban spaces into clean, green neighborhood gathering places where families and individuals can come together, relax and thrive.
International Arbor Day Foundation Award recognizes emerging leaders in the tree planting community
LINCOLN, Neb., April 23, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation has announced today that Erica Smith Fichman has been awarded the Foundation’s Trailblazer Award which recognizes an individual under the age of 35 who has demonstrated leadership in forestry, community forestry, research or tree care during the past five years.
The award will be presented the day before National Arbor Day at a private reception on Thursday April 26, 2018.
International Arbor Day Foundation Award Honors Lifelong Commitment to Tree Planting
LINCOLN, Neb., April 19, 2018/3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation has announced today that David Forsell has been awarded the Foundation’s J. Sterling Morton Award which recognizes an individual who has had a positive impact on the environment due to his or her lifelong commitment to tree planting and conservation. The individual will have demonstrated a commitment to advancing tree planting and care through a record of education, work experience, talent and temperament.
International Arbor Day Foundation Award Honors Water Quality Programming
LINCOLN, Neb., April 25, 2018/3BL Media/– The Arbor Day Foundation has announced today that Cacapon Institute of West Virginia have been awarded the Foundation’s inaugural Headwaters Award which celebrates innovative programs — in rural or urban areas — that support the improvement of water quality and quantity through forestry activities.
The award will be presented on Monday, April 30, coinciding with the town’s Arbor Day celebration.