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Tree Funds Approved In San Francisco

Tree Funds Approved In San Francisco

Friends of the Urban Forest is excited to announce that they have secured a historic amount of funding for tree planting in San Francisco!  The funding from the City’s Budget & Finance Committee of the Board of Supervisors is the first step in ensuring that...

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6 Steps To Start Composting At Home

6 Steps To Start Composting At Home

Composting not only reduces waste in landfills, but can also improve your backyard garden! Compost material can be added to soil to help all types of plants grow. This means you’ll have bigger produce, prettier flowers and a healthier garden with no extra cost to you...

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Magnolia Summerfest 2019

Magnolia Summerfest 2019

Magnolia Summerfest is a 3 day festival that includes live music, food vendors, 100 arts & crafts booths, bounce rides, kids activities, a pet show, talent show, outdoor movie and giant parade! This event brings the Seattle community together every year in the...

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6 Ways To Make Your Beach Day Eco-Friendly

6 Ways To Make Your Beach Day Eco-Friendly

Summer is officially here and that means it’s the perfect time to plan a beach trip with friends and family. Whether you’re driving an hour to the coast for a day, or you’re flying to a vacation rental on the opposite side of the country, heading to the beach is a...

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5 Eco-Friendly Gifts For Father’s Day

5 Eco-Friendly Gifts For Father’s Day

Father’s Day is right around the corner and businesses across the country will soon be advertising their products as the best gifts for dad. Feeling overwhelmed or not sure what to get dad this year? Check out this gift guide for dads who love to be eco-friendly,...

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Camas Plant & Garden Fair

Camas Plant & Garden Fair

Come out to the 22nd annual Camas Plant & Garden Fair on Saturday, May 11th from 9:00-4:00 PM in the beautiful, historic Downtown Camas. Every year this exciting event is held the day before Mother’s Day and draws thousands of people to enjoy and explore different...

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5 Eco-Friendly Kids Activities

5 Eco-Friendly Kids Activities

Now that Spring is in full swing, it’s a great time to get your kids outdoors and involved in some fun and eco-friendly activities! It’s a perfect way to get your kids engaged and unplugged from their TVs, phones and video games. Take time to teach them the importance...

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Top 4 Eco-Friendly Travel Destinations

Top 4 Eco-Friendly Travel Destinations

Eco-friendly travel is not just about water-efficient bathrooms and hotel recycling. They provide guests with the time and space to reconnect with nature and enjoy earth’s natural resources. You don’t have to travel to the Great Barrier Reef in Australia or the...

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Tree Pruning Guide

Tree Pruning Guide

Tree pruning is the most common maintenance procedure to grow strong and attractive trees. Although forest trees grow well with only nature's pruning, landscape trees need more care to maintain their structural integrity and aesthetics. It is important to understand...

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