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November 5, 2023
Texas A&M Forest Service celebrates Arbor Day

November 5, 2023
The Dallas Morning News
2023 Texas summer was the second-hottest on record. Is this the new normal?

November 3, 2023
The Gilmer Mirror
Texas A&M Forest Service celebrates Texas Arbor Day with school presentations, tree plantings

September 22, 2023
D Magazine
How Addison Saved Some Really Big, Old Live Oaks Amid Construction

September 17, 2023
CBS 11
Gardening 101: Heat-resistant trees

September 14, 2023
Dallas Morning News
Broken branches, fallen limbs: Does Dallas’ heat cause ‘sudden limb drop’ in trees?

September 13, 2023
CBS 11
Climate Connections: Urban Heat Islands

September 10, 2023
CBS 11
Gardening 101: Heat Stress on Your Trees

September 7, 2023
KXAN (Austin)
Tree limbs falling due to extreme heat, recent ice storm

September 1, 2023
CoStar News
How Developers Could Relocate a Full-Growth Forest – One Tree at a Time

August 24, 2023
Audacy.com 100.3 JackFM
Texas Trees Foundation recommends North Texans water their trees due to heat

August 24, 2023
Culture Map, Austin
Texas Trees Foundation says Austinites should water their trees stat

August 24, 2023
Culture Map, Fort Worth
Tree group recommends Fort Worth residents water their trees ASAP

August 23, 2023
CultureMap, Dallas
Texas Trees Foundation says Dallasites should water their trees stat

August 21, 2023
CultureMap, San Antonio
Texas Trees Foundation says San Antonians should water their trees stat

August 9, 2023
Dallas Innovates
Largest Urban Heat Island in Dallas to Get World-Class Green Space

August 1, 2023
KERA News, Think with Krys Boyd
Keeping Texans cool outside

July 25, 2023
D Magazine: The Brief
Texas Trees Foundation is trying to get us to understand extreme heat...

July 25, 2023
CBS 11
Foundation says more trees needed for those stuck on Dallas' urban heat island

July 14, 2023
Culture Map, Austin
How to protect trees during extreme Texas heat wave

July 14, 2023
How Texas is racing to thwart the heat 

July 13, 2023
Texas Monthly
This Texas Heat is Killing Us

July 12, 2023
Dallas in need of urban heat island mapping volunteers

July 6, 2023
CBS Texas
Dallas city officials working to map which neighborhoods are hotter than others

June 29, 2023
Denton Record Chronicle
How many trees do we still have in Denton? State-of-the-art tech is going to find out in new survey

June 22, 2023
Dallas Morning News
Want to keep your trees cool this summer in D-FW? Try these tips

April 28, 2023
The Texas Environmentalist
Community Volunteers Gather to Beautify and Plant 50 Trees at Kensington Park

April 4, 2023
Hotter Than a Habanero (blog dedicated to climate science)
The Fog of War: Nature and Health on the Horizon

March 7, 2023
Wall Street Journal
Trees Across the U.S. Are Sprouting Leaves Earlier Than Usual This Year

March 2, 2023
Community Impact
Dallas to Plant Hundreds of Trees Across City Parks this Spring

January 27, 2023
Dallas medical district renovation to follow green prescription

August 10, 2022
Gardening 101: Shade Project Dallas

August 9, 2022
Dallas Morning News
Dallas’ Harry Hines corridor will get a makeover; here’s what’s in store

August 3, 2022
Texas Trees Foundation Makes ‘Cool Schools’

August 1, 2022
Spectrum News
TREE-KILLING BEETLE: 13.1% of Dallas trees are being threatened by an invasive wood-boring beetle, the Emerald Ash Borer. Even more trees across Texas will die if they go untreated

July 14, 2022
Trees need water during Texas drought

July 13, 2022
Dallas tree group says water your trees, not your grass during drought

July 1, 2022
Gardening 101: Dallas’ Cool Schools initiative turns campuses into outdoor learning centers

June 16, 2022
Dallas Morning News
13% of Dallas trees are in danger as killer bug arrives. How city and residents must react 

June 9, 2022
Fort Worth Report
As Fort Worth shapes strategy for protecting trees, residents and developers likely to clash over policy

June 6, 2022
Natural Awakenings
Urban Forestry in Fort Worth

May 31, 2022
D Magazine
Finalists Announced: D CEO’s Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards 2022 (Category: Organization of the Year, Large)

May 20, 2022
Dallas Morning News
If we are ever to stop tree massacres, Dallas City Hall will have to do a lot better than this

May 20, 2022
Community Impact
City announces launch of Fort Worth Urban Forestry Master Plan

May 20, 2022
Dallas Culture Map
Dallas and North Texas counties under quarantine to save beautiful ash tree

May 17, 2022
CBS News
Fort Worth moves forward on urban forestry master plan

May 17, 2022
Fort Worth Texas.gov
Fort Worth to create an urban forestry master plan

April 19, 2022
D Magazine
Leading Off (4/18/22)

April 14, 2022
Fox 4 News
KB Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted, Tree Planting

March 29, 2022
Globe News Wire
College Park Receives New Trees Thanks to Arbor Day Foundation, Verizon, and Spirit Realty

March 24, 2022
Globe News Wire
Texas Trees Foundation Partners with Amazon to Help Create Cleaner and Healthier Cool Schools

March 21, 2022
Globe News Wire
American Forests and Salesforce Provide New Trees for Dallas Parks 

March 18, 2022
Globe News Wire
Volunteers Planted 50 New Trees at Willoughby Park

Dallas Morning News – At 85, Dallas PR icon Stan Levenson has no regrets about missing out on ZZ Top – 1/6/2019

Dallas Innovates – Social Innovation: A Dozen Top Stories from 2018 – 1/8/2019

D Magazine – The Woman Who Fought the Sun – 1/10/2019

D Magazine – How Transforming the Medical District Could Transform Dallas – 1/10/2019

D CEO Magazine – How Texas Trees Will Transform the Medical District – 1/14/2019

NBC DFW – Scientists Talk Action Plans at North Texas Climate Change Symposium – 2/4/2019

The Daily Campus – SMU Big Event gets students excited to volunteer – 2/22/2019

Good Life Family Magazine – Bavarian Grill Adds Green to Plano Park – 4/9/2019

UTD News Center – UT Dallas Helps Lead New Sustainability Coalition for North Texas – 4/18/2019

Plano Magazine – Earth Week at Bellagreen – 4/22/2019

KVEO – Energy company donates 20 trees to Valley elementary schools – 4/24/2019

KVEO – School district receives tree donation from energy company – 4/26/2019

Valley Town Crier – TXU donates 20 trees to ECISD elementary schools – 4/26/2019

BusinessWire – Vizient Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Environmental Sourcing, Supplier Diversity and Community Outreach – 5/13/2019

Dallas ISD News Hub – Elementary school celebrates innovative ‘Cool School Community Park’ – 5/20/2019

National Geographic – As the climate crisis worsens, cities turn to parks – 5/22/2019

Lakewood Advocate Magazine – Video: ‘Cool Schools’ park opens to public at Dan D. Rogers – 5/23/2019

Green Source DFW – New park designed to cool Dallas campus – 6/10/2019

D Magazine – Did a Tree Fall on Your Property? Here Is What You Need To Do. – 6/10/2019

Preston Hollow Advocate Magazine – LOOK: Damage from thunderstorm. Can your tree be saved? – 6/10/2019

Green Source DFW – North Texas storm topples trees across region – 6/11/2019

Dallas Innovates – ‘Premier Tech Hub of Texas’: Richardson Lays Tracks for Transit-Forward Innovation District – 6/12/2019

Vistra Energy – TXU Energy Pledges $200,000 to Aid North Texas Storm-Impacted Customers and Communities – 6/12/2019

Yahoo! Finance – TXU Energy Pledges $200,000 to Aid North Texas Storm-Impacted Customers and Communities – 6/12/2019

D Magazine – Major Tree Donation Coming to Dallas Parks After Sunday’s Storms – 6/14/2019

My San Antonio News – The future of conservation is collaboration – 6/15/2019

CBS 11 DFW – North Arborist Offers Tips On Handling Storm Damaged Trees – 6/19/2019

MSN – North Arborist Offers Tips On Handling Storm Damaged Trees – 6/19/2019

IrvingWeekly – TXU Energy Pledges $200,000 to Aid North Texas Storm-Impacted Customers and Communities – 6/24/2019

D Magazine – The City of Dallas Is Finally Taking Its Tree Canopy Seriously – 6/28/2019

RestaurantNews – bellagreen Inspires Plano to “Eat Well & Tread Lightly” with New Location – 7/3/2019

Dallas Morning News – More trees can help Dallas keep its cool, now that forestry plan has a green light – 7/3/2019

D Magazine – The City of Dallas Asks Residents to Help Fund Irrigation Systems for New Trees – 7/8/2019

Curbed – How trees can save us – 7/10/2019

CBS 11 DFW – Dallas Wants To Replace Trees Destroyed During June Storm, Add Trees Long Term – 7/15/2019

D Magazine – New EarBurner: Bobby Abtahi Quits the Park Board, Talks About It – 7/16/2019

D Magazine – Victory Park and the Design District May Soon Have a Trail Connecting Them – 7/23/2019

Frisco Enterprise – Anna Chathampadathil talks about acing exams, life outside of school – 7/25/2019

Fast Company – There’s a simple way to give 20 million Americans access to parks: Let them use school playgrounds – 8/7/2019

D Magazine – A Reminder That Trees Can Help Save Dallas – 8/12/2019

Nursery Magazine – Dallas will produce its first Urban Forest Plan – 8/15/2019

Dallas Morning News – Dallas is transforming school playgrounds into city parks — and it couldn’t come at a more crucial time – 8/19/2019

The Guardian – How US cities are scrambling to protect people from extreme heat – 8/20/2019

Dallas Morning News – Dallas’ green ‘cool roofs’ initiative helps city turn down the heat on urban oven – 8/26/2019

World Economic Forum – How LA plans to be 1.6°C cooler by 2050 – 8/30/2019

El Dorado News-Times – Trees and City Heat – 9/14/2019

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette – Trees as saviors of cities – 9/15/2019

NBC DFW – Dallas Plants Trees, But Some Aren’t Getting the Water They Need – 9/16/2019


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