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Posts Tagged ‘Trees’

Arbor Day Ash Tree Tagging

With Arbor Day only a month away, it’s time to think about planning how we can celebrate trees and their ability to provide our neighborhoods with clean air, shaded streets, and aesthetic value. This year, why not consider joining our Arbor Day ash tree tagging project! Spearheaded by the Mass. Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR), […]

Tips for identifying Ash trees

With the invasive Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) now found in Suffolk, Essex, and Berkshire Counties, many concerned members of the public have asked us for tips on how to identify Ash trees so that they can check them for signs of infestation. Here are some of the key characteristics of Ash: Green Ash White Ash […]

Worcester Receives $400K Reforestation Grant

The Patrick Administration today announced a $450,000 Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) grant to support reforestation in the city of Worcester after the Asian Longhorned Beetle (ALB) infestation devastated much of the landscape. The funds will be used to replant 900 trees in Asian Longhorned Beetle infestation areas. “The landscape across Worcester was devastated […]