Trees in the News

May 31, 2012 - Trees in the News
Before the gold rush in 1850, Benicia’s hills and flats made for a rather barren landscape. In 1855...

April 24, 2012 - Trees in the News
City streets can be mean, but somewhere near Brooklyn, a tree grows far better than its country...

April 12, 2012 - Trees in the News
TREES are on the front lines of our changing climate. And when the oldest trees in the world...

April 9, 2012 - Trees in the News
Every tree in urban Tennessee provides an estimated $2.25 worth of measurable economic benefits...

October 19, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff ReporterSome Benicia Girl Scouts are hoping residents with...

October 13, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Tony Burchyns / Times-Herald

October 11, 2011 - Trees in the News
Benicia Arbor Week includes Tree City ceremony, study of inventory, master planBy Donna Beth...

October 4, 2011 - Trees in the News
WHEREAS, in 1872, J. Sterling Morton proposed to theNebraska Board of Agriculture that a special...

September 27, 2011 - Trees in the News
Dear Editor:No tree lover likes to see trees cut down. Unfortunately, in many urban environments,...

September 27, 2011 - Trees in the News
NO TREE LOVER likes to see trees cut down. Unfortunately, in many urban environments, trees often...

August 9, 2011 - Trees in the News
Shade does more than protect children's skin. A growing number of advocates say it also may help...

May 29, 2011 - Trees in the News
"People have an intuitive sense that trees are good things," Geoffrey Donovan said. "Being a...

May 29, 2011 - Trees in the News
Chicago's Robert Taylor Homes is the largest public housing development in the world. The Robert...

April 27, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff Reporter, Benicia HeraldLast month, vandals chopped through...

April 20, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff Reporter for the Benicia HeraldBenicia has been recognized as a...

April 12, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff ReporterThe reward for information leading to the...

March 29, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Judith DonaldsonEVEN THE RAIN DOESN’T DEPRESS ME me here in Benicia. I lived most of my life in...

March 18, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Benicia Herald Staff ReporterA day after 18 of 20 newly planted tulip...

March 17, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff ReporterBenicia is offering a $500 reward for information...

March 16, 2011 - Trees in the News
In an effort to apprehend those responsible for the egregious and willful destruction of 18 tulip...

March 15, 2011 - Trees in the News
EIGHTEEN CITY-OWNED tulip trees along Chelsea Hills and Panorama drives were destroyed over the...

March 13, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Tony Burchyns/Times-HeraldBENICIA -- Elected officials are set to name the city's first "...

March 6, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman Staff Reporter for the Benicia HeraldThe International Society of...

February 24, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman, Staff Reporter, The Benicia Herald        ...

February 22, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Tony Burchyns, Times HeraldBENICIA -- Five summers ago the removal of trees from Benicia High...

February 21, 2011 - Trees in the News
By JB Davis, The Benicia Patch      

February 16, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman Staff Reporter- The Benicia Herald Benicia Tree Committee agreed Monday...

February 11, 2011 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman Staff Reporter - The Benicia HeraldA decades-old coastal oak in City Park...

February 9, 2011 - Trees in the News
By JB Davis - Benicia.Patch.com      The city's Parks, Recreation and...

December 20, 2010 - Trees in the News
By Ed Brennan, Benicia Patch.    Benicia oversees the well-being of 4,320 trees, 43...

November 1, 2010 - Trees in the News
PORTLAND, Ore. November 1, 2010. Along with energy conservation and storm-water...

October 21, 2010 - Trees in the News
Some common and dangerous air pollutants found in cities can be absorbed by plants at far greater...

October 15, 2010 - Trees in the News
By Donna Beth Weilenman Staff Reporter - The Benicia Herald Benicians will celebrate their trees...

October 1, 2010 - Trees in the News
October offers Benicians a chance to participate in two spirited events with important ecological...