UNM celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting

UNM celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting

"Over the past year, we've added more trees to campus, and this is especially noticeable in the recently reopened Hort Park, where additional work was completed in alignment with the Todd's Creek relocation".

The City Council this week recognized Arbor Day, which is Friday, by announcing this years's Heritage Trees, something the city does each year. The Village of Warwick is one of the oldest Tree City-designated communities in New York State.

Beginning a year ago, the city took steps to fulfill the designation's four requirements: having a tree care ordinance, a tree care budget of at least $2 per capita, a tree board and an Arbor Day observance and proclamation.

To earn the titles of Tree Campus USA and Tree City USA, recipients must practice the five core standards such as establishing and maintaining a campus tree advisory committee, following a campus tree care plan, verifying dedicated annual expenditures for tree care, observing Arbor Day and instituting a service learning project with the student body or community.

The proclamation mentioned all the positive aspects of trees, from their the use as a renewable resource to the "joy and spiritual renewal" they bring to people.

The Public Works Department will be planting trees with the help of area Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Cub Scouts. Patricia Reinhardt, a member of the Warwick Valley Gardeners, will speak and Wadeson's Home Center will distribute trees to all of the children who attend.

9 a.m. - Emmett Belknap students have prepared an indoor garden and are planting four saplings. The tree planting will include speakers, followed by the planting of the 41 trees and shrubs.



Related Posts

Zoetis (ZTS) Given a $90.00 Price Target at Cantor Fitzgerald
P/E is a popular valuation ratio of a company's current share price compared to its per-share earnings (trailing twelve months). The company reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.03.

Summit Materials, Inc. (NYSE:SUM) Ratings Summary on April 26, 2018
On Tuesday, November 14 the company was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE:AN) on Thursday, August 31 with "Hold" rating. Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAIC) has declined 13.85% since April 25, 2017 and is downtrending.

Hector Bellerin rubbishes Alexandre Lacazette bust-up reports
And Arsenal fans can now be relieved in the knowledge that there really was nothing to Bellerin and Lacazette's coming together. Arsenal are now in sixth position in the Premier League as their chances of a top four finish in the league have diminished.

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA), Momo Inc. (MOMO)
To measure price-variation, we found AXTA's volatility during a week at 2.89% and during a month it has been found around 2.53%. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Axalta Coating Systems by 18.8% in the fourth quarter.

Never directed Aadhaar-mobile number linkage
In the arguments during the hearing of the Aadhaar case a lawyer representing UIDAI virtually accepted that the government lied. But this is what last year's department of telecommunications order had proclaimed.

Packers 'plotting' trading up in NFL Draft first round
Here you can find all of our latest rankings ahead of the draft, including the composite top-10 rankings at each position. Green Bay has 12 draft picks now , and could package some together to move up in the draft.

Rescue heroics save boy in United States trapped underwater for nine minutes
Police said at least one person knew how to give underwater mouth-to-mouth kept the boy alive until emergency crews arrived. The harrowing footage shows adults jump into the pool from different directions and attempt to get his leg free.

Antofagasta (ANTO) - Analysts' Weekly Ratings Changes
Barclays Capital maintained Antofagasta plc (LON: ANTO ) on Monday, January 8 with "Equal Weight" rating. The stock of Antofagasta plc (LON: ANTO ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Citigroup.

Binance Founder Runs into Legal Issues With Sequoia Capital
It was during this time that Zhao is alleged to have also been in talks with IDG Capital, another venture capital company. By mid-December, Bitcoin was trading near $20,000 and it was at this time that negotiations came to an abrupt halt.

One person dead after collision in Bolton
York Regional Police are now investigating why the auto , which did not collide with any other vehicles, went off the road. Peel Regional Police say a auto that drove into a ditch on Highway 50 near Countryside Dr.in Bolton at around 1 a.m.

© 2015 ExpressNewsline. All Rights reserved.