Latest Arbor Day Stories

2011-03-02 13:00:00

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More and more colleges and universities across the United States are being recognized for taking care of one of the most valuable resources on campus - trees.

2011-01-20 09:30:00

HOUSTON, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grab your boots, shovel and friends and get ready to dig. In celebration of Houston's 25th Annual Arbor Day, Apache Corporation has awarded 25,000 trees for planting Saturday, Jan. 22.

2010-05-10 06:00:00

FISHERS, Ind., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast and the Arbor Day Foundation today announced that they will be partnering with Girl Scouts of Central Indiana to plant trees on behalf of every Indiana customer who adopts paperless billing from today through August 10, 2010.

2010-04-30 05:00:00

STAMFORD, Conn., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of National Arbor Day, Philips Norelco is issuing a challenge to all Americans: "Deforest Yourself.

2010-04-28 14:20:00

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Arbor Day Foundation named Wyatt Dunn of Huntsville, Ala., the winner of the 2010 Arbor Day National Poster Contest, an annual contest for fifth-grade students throughout the United States.

2010-04-12 07:35:00

GREENFIELD, Ind., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The tradition of planting trees on Arbor Day is alive and well at University Loft Company.

2010-04-08 07:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 30,000 third-grade students will be able to plant the equivalent of almost 75 acres of new forest lands and learn about the environmental benefits of trees thanks to an award-winning program provided by Dominion Resources and its subsidiaries. Dominion's Project Plant It! is growing in its fourth year to include school systems in six states in the Mid-Atlantic and New England regions.

2010-04-06 14:19:00

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arbor Day Foundation's Tree Campus USA program is having double the impact on college campuses across the United States in its second year of existence.

Word of the Day
  • A volcanic mudflow.
The word 'lahar' comes from Javanese.