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Urban Forest Strike Team Coming to Bentonville — last modified 2009-02-28 21:16
An Urban Forest Strike Team will begin work the week of February 27-March 6 in Bentonville. The strike team, requested by the City of Bentonville, will evaluate publicly-owned trees damaged by the recent ice storm and collect data to be used in applying for FEMA reimbursement.
Tree teams work to save South's storm-hit canopies — last modified 2009-02-06 16:05
Hurricanes that whip the Gulf and Atlantic coasts of Southern states take a human toll, but they also claim another victim on an enormous scale — the majestic trees, many draped in Spanish moss, that form canopies over historic streets across the region.
Hurricane Gustav takes toll on urban forest — last modified 2009-02-06 16:05
The Louisiana Urban Forestry Council quarterly newletter, The Canopy, explains how Urban Forest Strike Teams assisted Baton Rouge with tree damage assessments after Hurricane Gustav.