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Every time we plant a tree, it is a newsworthy event! Well, we like to think so. However, there are many great events and stories related to Trees Atlanta that DO become “newsworthy”, and we will share them with you here.

  • Front Yard Tree Program

    1. posted in News & Press
    2. 2/27/19
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    Did you know that by living in Atlanta or Sandy Springs, you are eligible for a FREE front yard tree? Arbor Day Foundation has a fantastic ‘NeighborWoods’ program that Trees Atlanta is proud to take part in. In partnership with the… Continue reading

  • Super Bowl LIII: A Touchdown for Atlanta

    1. posted in News & Press
    2. 2/7/19
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    Super Bowl LIII was quite a touchdown for Atlanta this year, as the NFL Green team did its due diligence to ensure the city was left more green than originally found. Each year, the NFL selects a different host city… Continue reading

  • How Trees Atlanta Chooses Planting Locations

    1. posted in News
    2. 1/18/19
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    How does Trees Atlanta start working in a neighborhood? We plant trees where they’re wanted and needed. We hope our trees will be loved and nurtured by their human neighbors, so we make sure we have community input and approval… Continue reading

  • NEW CHANGES COMING! Volunteer System Upgrades Happening Soon!

    1. posted in News & Press
    2. 1/7/19
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    Attention All Trees Atlanta Volunteers:Beginning on or around January 16, 2019, we will migrate our volunteer information and sign up process to a new system. If you are already registered on our current system, no changes will be needed from… Continue reading

  • Tree Age

    1. posted in News, News & Press, Press
    2. 9/26/18
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    Tree AgeBy Lindsay Malone We’ve all heard at some point that you can calculate a tree’s age by the number of rings you can count in its trunk. This makes it sound like a tree needs to be dead in… Continue reading

  • Changing Seasons, Changing Trees

    1. posted in News & Press
    2. 9/19/18
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    Image Source Changing Seasons, Changing Trees By Lindsay Malone We all know that the yearly drop in temperature during the autumn season affects the plants around us: some plants disappear, leaves on trees change color and eventually fall off, and… Continue reading

    1. posted in News, News & Press, Press
    2. 9/19/18
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    Image Source Changing Seasons, Changing Trees By Lindsay Malone   We all know that the yearly drop in temperature during the autumn season affects the plants around us: some plants disappear, leaves on trees change color and eventually fall off,… Continue reading

  • Native Gardening

    1. posted in News, News & Press
    2. 9/5/18
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    Chickasaw plums on the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum Native GardeningBy Lindsay Malone Maintaining and restoring native plants is one of the main ways we engage in forest conservation. Planting a white oak in your yard can be a great way to help your… Continue reading

  • Goat scaping

    1. posted in News, News & Press
    2. 8/28/18
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    Photo credit: Judy OndreyGoat eating kudzu at East Decatur Greenway Goat scapingBy Lindsay Malone Have you recently noticed a strange group of goats in your neighbor’s yard or a nearby park and wondered what on earth they’re doing? Well, your neighbors are… Continue reading

  • Five Star Urban Waters Grants Awarded to Projects in Atlanta, Ga.

    1. posted in News, News & Press, Press
    2. 8/13/18
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    ATLANTA (August 10, 2018) – Today, the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a $30,778 grant to Blue Heron Nature Preserve, Inc. and a $29,500 grant to Trees Atlanta, Inc. in Atlanta,… Continue reading