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  • Jeffrey Popp
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    Posted December 14, 2018

    The Chesapeake Bay Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns (G3) Grant Program is now open!

    The Chesapeake Bay Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns (G3) Grant Program funded by the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region III (EPA), Chesapeake Bay Trust (Trust), and the City of Baltimore Office of Sustainability with support from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, welcomes requests for urban green infrastructure proposals. The goal of the Chesapeake Bay…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network
    Posted January 26, 2018

    New Article: So Much Depends on a Tree Guard

    Read Kim Martineau’s report on a new study by researchers at Columbia University published in the journal Ecological Engineering. Researchers found tree pits protected by tree guards absorbed water six times faster on average than unprotected tree pits.

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted April 26, 2017

    Sign-Up Today for the Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network Newsletter!

    Have you signed up yet for the Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network newsletter? The Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network newsletter features the most current going-ons, resources, and best management practices related to tree canopy in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. We promise not to clog your inbox- you’ll receive a new, specially curated newsletter from us every couple…

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  • Krista
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    Posted February 28, 2017

    Urban Tree Canopy Expansion Fact Sheet

    Urban Tree Canopy Expansion The DoD CBP has developed a fact sheet to help Bay jurisdictions understand recommended BMPs for urban tree canopy expansion. The fact sheet is based on the Chesapeake Bay Program Expert Panel report, “Recommendations of the Expert Panel to Define BMP Effectiveness for Urban Tree Canopy Expansion.”

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  • Tuana P.
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    Posted January 13, 2017

    (Webinar) Sustainability with Trees: Community Canopy Project

    Sustainability with Trees: Community Canopy Project In this webinar we will explore how distributing trees through a community canopy project can fit with your sustainability efforts, help maximize energy efficiency and engage homeowners within your community. Kristen Bousquet, from the Arbor Day Foundation, and program partner Ian Jurgensen with the city of Orlando, will discuss…

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  • Katherine W.
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    Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network
    Posted December 5, 2016

    New CB Land Cover Dataset Webinars in December

    The Chesapeake Conservancy will be providing webinars at 3 time options in December regarding the new Chesapeake Bay high resolution land cover dataset. We will provide more detailed info/discussion at FWG meetings of tree canopy/forest related aspects of this dataset, but if you’d like to learn more broadly about the full land cover dataset and…

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  • Katherine W.
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    Posted December 5, 2016

    MANTA Seminar – Baltimore’s Forest Patches

    DNR/MANTA Noon Seminar on Thursday, December 15, 2016 Speakers: Miriam Avins and Katie Lautar, Baltimore Green Space Real Nature – How Baltimore’s Forest Patches Measure Up Synopsis: Baltimore’s forest patches, which make up 20% of the city’s tree canopy, have a lot of nature to offer! Learn about Baltimore Green Space’s research on the soil and tree canopy of the forest patches, and…

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  • Jeffrey Popp
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    Chesapeake Tree Canopy Network
    Posted November 9, 2016

    Forestry and Forested Land Protection Grant Program offers up to $1,000,000 for protecting forested land in Anne Arundel County

    Anne Arundel County Government and the Chesapeake Bay Trust announce a partnership to provide funds for forestry projects and land protection in Anne Arundel County. The goal of this program is to implement cost-effective reforestation and greening projects and increase the number of acres of protected forested land in the County. By increasing tree cover…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted October 20, 2016

    Nature Works Everywhere Grant for Green Infrastructure in K-12 Schools due 5 PM ET October 31, 2016

    The Nature Works Everywhere Grant Project, presented by The Nature Conservancy, is awarding grants to support green infrastructure projects in K-12 schools. The application deadline is 5 PM ET October 31, 2016. To learn more about the grant, visit: https://www.natureworkseverywhere.org/grants/ “[Nature Works Everywhere is] awarding grants to support projects that implement green infrastructure to address…

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  • Jenny McGarvey
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    Posted October 14, 2016

    Article: Urban forestry project ties residential nature to health care spending

    Article on a new research project from the University of Illinois exploring how urban forestry affects health care spending. Read more here.

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