This year’s Washington State Tree Farmers of the Year enjoyed a wildly successful Field Day, celebrating their noteworthy and well-deserved recognition! Ninety-two state Tree Farmers were joined by Representative Jamie Herrara-Beutler on July 16th, for a day of fun, camaraderie, education, and an old-fashioned stump speech.
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Hurricane Irene threats, newly single Derek Jeter, bicycle-eating plants: Here's your roundup of trees in the news for the week of August 22, 2011.Read More >Categories: Week in Trees
Gathering on the HSBC Corporate Day of Service, the USDA Forest Service and Urban Forestry Administration employees met at McKinley Technology High School for a morning of volunteer activities at this Project Learning Tree Green School!Read More >Categories: Environmental Education PLT GreenSchools!
I am grateful that the Albuquerque airport has free Wi-Fi—I couldn’t wait until I was home to upload and share photos from my first National Tree Farmer Convention. Here are links to my most memorable moments from last week’s event in New Mexico.Read More >Categories: News News for Forest Landowners
“I’m just a bill, yeah, I’m only a bill, and I’m sittin’ here on Capitol Hill…” the old Schoolhouse Rock song was plunking its way through my brain as I walked up to the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. I was joined in the nation's capital by other educators to share the successes of Project Learning Tree’s GreenSchools! with our political leaders.Read More >Categories: Environmental Education PLT GreenSchools! Policy