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2008-11-04 09:00:13

TORONTO, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Givex, a global provider of closed loop card technologies including gift, loyalty and other stored value programs announced today the successful planting of 2,500 trees in British Columbia by Tree Canada as part of Givex's reforestation program.

2008-07-30 09:00:45

By Sam Bennett The Portland Bureau of Environmental Services is looking to substantially increase the city's tree canopy.

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.

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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.


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