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Urban and Community Forestry Upcoming Activities

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December 21, 2018

5th Grade Arbor Day Poster Contest (PDF) submissions due to your local forester. Read more information.

2018's contest is now closed, but keep an eye out for 2019's contest coming soon!

December 31, 2018.

Promote Arbor Day with your Artwork (PDF). The Arbor Day Committee is now accepting submissions for the 2019 NYS Arbor Day Poster Contest. Read more information.

2018's contest is now closed, but keep an eye out for 2019's contest coming soon!

March 15, 2019 Stewardship for Sustainability Workshop (PDF). New York City. Learn how volunteers are growing the school gardens movement; learn about NYC's sustainability plan and how it affects the urban forest; and learn about Nature Goals 2050, a new initiative, involving over 50 organizations in a collaborative conservation effort to formulate a Declaration of Rights to New York City Nature. Gloria VanDuyne 518.402.9408
July 18-20, 2019 Annual ReLeaf Conference
Visit DEC's Calendar of Events for a full listing of all agency activities.