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COP27: A Look Ahead at This Critical Moment for Our Planet
A year has passed since global leaders renewed their climate commitments at the COP26 in Glasgow. Today and for the next two weeks, leaders convene again in Egypt for COP27, where critical conversations around the future of climate action will continue. In addition to major world leaders, representatives from the Arbor Day Foundation are on the ground convening with our global...
Nov 7, 2022 6:40 PM ET
Cambium Carbon Cuts Waste, Builds Green Future
By Bob Cunningham There are countless ways trees benefit urban communities and society as a whole, but they also come with a built-in hindrance: They are expensive. U.S. cities lose an average 36 million trees each year due to disease or infestation, age and extreme weather, resulting in economic losses up to $786 million annually. Cambium Carbon, in partnership with the...
Feb 23, 2021 9:00 AM ET
Featured Partner: England's Community Forests Transform Landscapes and Communities
By Bob Cunningham England's Community Forests have been transforming the landscapes and communities in and around the country’s largest towns and cities for nearly 30 years. Now, England’s Community Forests are partnering with the Arbor Day Foundation to help increase the impact of bringing trees and people together to inspire healthy and resilient places for people and nature to...
Feb 4, 2021 8:00 AM ET
In Times of Uncertainty, Plant a Tree
Each April, we see profound symbolism embedded in Arbor Day celebrations across the country. When we come together to plant trees, we collectively envision the world our grandchildren will inhabit - cleaner, safer, and more beautiful than the one we ourselves inherited. This year, when we would usually be gathering to better our communities, things feel uncertain. In the face of a once-...
Apr 24, 2020 9:30 AM ET
The Time for Action Is Now, the Time for Trees Is Now
The Arbor Day Foundation hosted and participated in a large number of forestry events at the United Nations Climate Change Conference during the 25th Conference of the Parties (COP25) in Madrid, Spain. The Foundation’s featured event at COP25 was...
Mar 18, 2020 11:30 AM ET