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2019-20 Training Course Seeks Applicants

Enrollment for the 2019-20 training course for Tree Steward volunteers is open. Apply by completing the application form and reviewing the course synopsis below. Please consider enrolling in the 2019-20 training sessions. What do Tree Stewards do? Tree Stewards Increase … Continue reading

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Tree Scavenger Hunts: Westover and Chestnut Hills Park

Can you tell one special fact about the Sweetgum tree in front of the Westover Library? Why is the Kentucky Coffeetree at Chestnut Hills Park called that? What’s the difference between a Scarlet Oak and a Pin Oak? Now, it’s … Continue reading

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Leafsnap, an iPhone App for Identifying Trees

Tree enthusiasts are always on the lookout for new tools for identifying trees, and this time, it’s free. Leafsnap is a new iPhone app (yours is coming soon, Android users) that allows you to snap a photo of a leaf … Continue reading

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