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2011-09-30 13:40:00

Grants will support the development of new geospatial tools to enable cities to expand their urban forests in order to reap the benefits of stormwater infiltration, lower energy costs, improved

2011-09-26 07:00:00

Tree care provider sees sharp increase in tree damage reports following recent severe weather. Atlanta

2011-08-12 00:00:28

Tens of millions of ash trees are being killed by emerald ash borers, a flat headed borer with no natural predators in the United States.

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2011-07-27 05:55:00

Nibbling by herbivores can have a greater impact on the width of tree rings than climate, new research has found.

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2011-07-26 08:41:28

Contrary to expectations, researchers have discovered that the conifers of the Pacific Northwest, some of the tallest trees in the world, face their greatest water stress during the region’s eternally wet winters, not the dog days of August when weeks can pass without rain.

2011-07-26 07:16:00

SCRANTON, Pa., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The construction site at the World Trade Center Memorial Site is bustling with activity, as crews work around the clock to get ready for the opening ceremonies on Sept. 11, 2011.

2011-07-24 23:00:00

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven professionals--some forging new ways to save the urban tree canopy, partnering with innovative tree planting programs, and teaching children around the world about the science of tree care--have been selected as the International Society of Arboriculture's (ISA) 2011 class of "True Professionals of Arboriculture." Recognition took place at the 87th annual ISA Conference and Trade Show, July 23-27th in Sydney, Australia honoring: Richard...

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2011-07-18 13:31:11

MIT researchers have created a new model that predicts maximum tree height across the US.


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