Latest Urban forest Stories

2008-07-29 09:00:46

TORONTO, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Givex, a global provider of closed loop card technologies including gift, loyalty and other stored value programs, announces today the launch of its reforestation program.

2008-07-12 09:00:25

By Kat Bergeron, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Jul. 12--Trees are vital to a healthy community, a point driven home as coastal counties face storm rebuilding and new development. So when Bay St.

2008-07-10 15:00:30

By Ronica Shannon, Richmond Register, Ky. Jul. 10--The city has received a $9,900 grant from the Urban and Community Forestry Grant Program to help restore Camp Catalpa and provide citizens with information highlighting the resources and recreation available therein.

2008-06-24 06:02:31

By Alan Choate By ALAN CHOATE REVIEW-JOURNAL In the not-too-distant future, there will be people walking around the city of Las Vegas counting trees.

2008-01-11 12:00:00

Dallas hired its first urban forester in 2006. It does not operate a tree farm, but city property has benefited from projects by the Texas Tree Foundation and its two urban tree farms. Plano has abandoned its city-run tree farm.

2006-07-27 07:20:00

By Laura Zuckerman SALMON, Idaho (Reuters) - In a state where pine and fir outnumber residents, the loss of several privately owned spruces should hardly excite attention, let alone spark a crusade emblematic of a new trend to protect trees on private land.

Word of the Day
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.