US Cities Are Losing 36 Million Trees A Year. Here's Why It Matters And How You Can Stop ItIf you're looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation's latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.
Here's Why You Should Take 10 Minutes To Check Your Trees In AugustIf you appreciate your trees, August is the time to show them how much you care. Take a few minutes to check your trees for Asian longhorned beetles and the damage their larvae leave behind.
Amazon Will Sell And Deliver Live Christmas Trees This YearAmazon wants to sell everything for Christmas -- right down to a giant, live tree.
Deadline Approaching For Tree Planting Grant ApplicationsTime is running out to apply for federal grants that can help pay for planting trees and restoring native vegetation in the Great Lakes region.
Group Transforms Vacant Detroit Lots Into Nature AreasThe lots are being transformed from dumping grounds into nature spots with trees and wildflower gardens, paid for by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.
Mich. Plants Seedlings To Restore Burned ForestsMichigan has planted more than 7 million seedlings on state forest land this spring to reforest land and protect wildlife.
Plan Would Cut Hundreds Of Trees To Widen Rustic RoadResidents are debating $850,000 in repairs proposed for one of Ingham County's worst roads. The cost and proposed destruction of up to 500 trees along what is considered a scenic road is upsetting some county residents.
Oakland County Helps 'Undeck The Halls' With Christmas Tree RecyclingIf you're anxious to take down your Christmas decorations already, Oakland County is offering a place to toss your tree.
Volunteers To Plant Thousands Of Trees In DetroitGo green this weekend in Detroit.
Tree-Lined Local Street Sought For New FilmSpecifically, they're looking for a rural road that is "flat, straight, and has trees like a tunnel encompassing it."
DTE Begins 2-Month Tree Trimming PushTo improve electrical service reliability and safety for customers, DTE tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months.
Mid-Mich. Farm: Drought Killing Christmas TreesA mid-Michigan farm reports the drought is responsible for killing many newly planted Christmas trees.
175 Acres In Detroit Could Be Used To Grow TimberA company that wants to put vacant Detroit land to agricultural use may be allowed to buy about 175 acres on which to grow and harvest timber under a plan expected to be considered soon.
Michigan School District May Sell Trees To Raise CashA mid-Michigan school district is considering offer up some big trees it owns near school offices to help plug a $43,000 budget hole.
Detroit Edison Announces Tree Trimming ScheduleDetroit Edison tree trimming crews will be working in several local communities over the next two months, removing fallen limbs and cutting back branches.