A phytoremediation program to help cities and towns with a natural solution to clean up industrial contamination
June 15, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Arbor Day Foundation and Intrinsyx Environmental are partnering to launch a remediation program to use trees and plants to clean up contaminated land, which is a process known as phytoremediation.
What started as a social media campaign has snowballed into a massive, international reforestation effort
LINCOLN, Neb., June 7, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation announced that as of June 5, #TeamTrees — a viral social media campaign piloted by YouTube creators Jimmy Donaldson (aka MrBeast) and Mark Rober — reached a donation milestone of $23 million. The money will be used to plant 23 million trees.
Annual awards highlight individuals and organizations for significant tree planning activities
LINCOLN, Neb., June 3, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation announced the recipients of its 2021 Arbor Day Awards, which annually seeks to recognize five individuals and organizations for their outstanding tree planting and environmental actions.
Partnership will increase in 2021 with additional planting events and systemic recovery focus
LINCOLN, Neb., May 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ – International Paper, one of the world’s leading producers of renewable fiber-based packaging, pulp, and paper, and the Arbor Day Foundation announce their intention to grow their partnership in 2021.
LINCOLN, Neb., April 26, 2021 /3BL Media/ — Newell Brands Inc. (NASDAQ:NWL), a leading global consumer goods company, will partner with the Arbor Day Foundation to help recover several forested lands across the country which have been devastated by wildfires and years of unsustainable practices.
Drones to plant 60,000 trees at rate six times faster and years earlier than traditional methods
LINCOLN, Neb., April 22, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation (ADF) today announced it will accelerate the planting of over 60,000 trees through a collaboration with AT&T and DroneSeed to deploy drones across 300 acres of the western United States devasted by wildfires.
20 lauréats d’une subvention au Canada et aux États-Unis construiront des infrastructures vertes dans des collectivités touchées de manière disproportionnée par la COVID-19
LINCOLN, Neb., et TORONTO, April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Aujourd’hui, le Groupe Banque TD (la TD) et la Arbor Day Foundation ont annoncé les lauréats du Programme de financement TD pour les espaces verts 2021. Dans le cadre de ce programme, un montant total de 400 000 dollars américains (500 000 dollars canadiens) sera accordé afin d’appuyer des projets d’infrastructures vertes dans des collectivités qui ont été touchées de façon disproportionnée par la COVID-19.
20 grant recipients in US and Canada will build green infrastructure solutions for communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19
LINCOLN, Neb. and TORONTO, April 20, 2021 /3BL Media/ – TD Bank Group (TD) and the Arbor Day Foundation today announced the 2021 grant recipients of the TD Green Space Grants program. The program will provide a total of US $400,000 to support green infrastructure in communities that have been disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The pandemic has exacerbated existing inequities, including the limited access to green spaces in urban neighbourhoods and the corresponding lack of tree canopies in these areas.
LINCOLN, Neb., April 13, 2021 /3BL Media/ – State Farm, America’s largest auto and home insurer, is partnering with the Arbor Day Foundation to help restore areas that have been devastated by natural disasters across the country. These efforts will range from restoring natural forests that were affected by wildfires, hurricanes, and other natural disasters, to helping plant and distribute trees around local communities where natural disasters have created local challenges such as urban heat islands.
24 healthcare facilities across the country are recognized for their leadership in wellness and community engagement through trees
LINCOLN, Neb., March 8, 2021 /3BL Media/ – The Arbor Day Foundation has recognized 24 healthcare facilities across the United States as Tree Campus Healthcare facilities. The healthcare institutions earned this recognition by demonstrating a commitment to improving community wellness through tree planting, education, and community engagement.