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June 2016

Breaking news: Dickert, Chinese Parasol Tree, Health 06-02-16

 

Beautification and saving trees in Duncan Park Saturday 06-03-16

 

Largest wisteria stump, Tree of Heaven, etc. at Duncan Park 06-04-16

 

Ivy, bamboo, and kudzu at four MIle Branch Road 06-10-16

 

Gateway warts up at I-26 & highway 29 06-13-16

 

Woodridge neighborhood fights ivy & Tree of Heaven 06-15-16

 

Central United Methodist Ivy Pull at Manse 06-18-16

 

Fun stuff happening among the trees this week 06-21-16

 

Big day at Croft State Park (6/25) -- unless you are a kudzu plant 06-25-16

 

May 2016

Caught in the act.....of doing something good 05-03-16

 

Bike Park initiative--bad news and more discoveries 05-06-16

 

Sylvan Drive project: May 7 update 05-09-16

 

Today in the Garden--Hatcher Garden that is 05-11-16

 

Unique Hillbrook Lake Neighborhood's first trees "party" 05-17-16

 

What one person can do: Lou Adams versus kudzu 2008 05-21-16

 

Highway 9 and 585, Five months of struggle, January 8 to May 23 05-24-16

 

I-26 & Hway 29 Gateway -- 35 day transition 05-27-16

 

April 2016

Potting today 04-09-16

 

FL Holcombe Garden Club leads Woodridge attack on ivy 04-15-16

 

New Skateboard Park and Rail Trail: Progress and discoveries 04-16-16

 

Hub City Bike Park: Update on today's activities 04-17-16

 

GROUND ivy at Hatcher Garden: Easy, fun every Wednesday 04-18-16

 

Bamboo facts & removal: multiple sites 04-21-16

 

Seven new invasive removal demonstration sites on the Rail Trail 04-22-16

 

Highway 9 & 585 (North Pine Street) gateway: Unusual challenges 04-27-16

 

Yesterday 4/27 at Hatcher: Ivy and vinca removal 04-28-16

 

Saturday Trees Party in Hampton Heights 04-29-16

November 2016

Spartanburg Methodist students pull ivy at Hatcher Garden 11/1

 

Termite "juice" and NSF experiments in Spartanburg 11/4

 

Observations of Liquid Termite(r) treatments 11/7

 

Another invasive tree from China: Princesstree or Paulownia 11/11

 

Sprucing up traffic corridors: John B White Blvd. 11/14

 

Identification of new invasive tree at Glendale: Princess Tree 11/18

 

Bob Reynolds' success 11/23

 

Duncan Park Elaeagnus gets a headache 11/24

 

October 2016

Unveiling railroad structures -- proposed Bike Park 10/3

 

New vine remover tool works on Carolina Moonseed in Oak Creek 10/7

 

Mystery at Hatcher: Something under the wisteria out back 10/12

 

September 2016

Wonderful photos from the standpoint of native trees 9-9

 

Universi-Tree(r) at Hatcher Garden: Identification and removal 9-12

 

A wonderful Wednesday: Universi-Tree(r) at Hatcher & more 9/14

 

Kids steal the show: Wisteria and ivy in Hampton Heights 9/17

 

Highpoint & John B. White Blvd--Saturday & today 9/21

 

Restoring the Rail Trail 9/26

 

Bike Park clearance down the bank from Rail Trail 9/29

 

August 2016

Highlights from last week and plan for week ending 08-09-16

 

Trees week ended (8/13) and ahead 08-14-16

 

Huge success today for South Converse neighborhood 8-27

 

July 2016

Knocking back those pesky invasives in Duncan Park 07-01-16

 

New educational signs & Duncan Park activities 07-03-16

 

Unsung heroes (Trees Coalition volunteers you rarely hear about) 07-04-16

 

Update on Unsung heroes 07-05-16

 

Rail Trail at Country Club--Excavator takes down invasives 07-09-16

 

Gateway I-26 & Highway 221 cleanup 07-16-16

 

25 LDS Church Youth at Hatcher Garden, July 28--a new record 07-28-16

 

Highlight message: Last week (ending 7/30) and plan for next week 07-31-16

 

March 2016

"New" Invasive Shrub--Leatherleaf Mahonia--bad & getting wo 03-01-16

 

Autopsy of a large tree's death & fall 03-04-16

 

Mulching: "How not to ..." and "How to " on Rail Trail 03-13-16

 

Piles & piles of "bad guy" debris 03-15-16

 

Tracy Hannah's skyline ivy eyesore 1/12 vs 3/18 03-18-16

 

6 Million Bad Seeds (Tree of Heaven) Bite the Dust 3/7 & 3/16 03-19-16

 

Hatcher Garden invasive take-down 3/23 Call for volunteers!!! 03-23-16

 

Exciting day in Hampton Heights 03-26-16

 

February 2016

Can we eliminate privet? Test underway on South Pine Street 02-06-16

 

Record breaking neighborhood event at Crystal Springs ravine 02-07-16

 

First 100 are planted!!! Woodburn Road east of RR overpass 02-08-16

 

West side activities: Camelot & Park Hills 02-10-16

 

Cherries on top--South Pine Street 2/21/16

 

I-26 & 221 "Gateway" finished!...until summer 02-26-16

 

January 2016

Attacking bamboo in Converse Heights/Crystal Springs 01-01-16

 

New trail Drayton to Mary Black ivy & privet 01-03-16

 

Gateway clean up: I-26 & 221 interchange 01-07-16

 

Mary Helen Smith & White's Mill ivy: victory in three days 01-08-16

 

Camelot Neighborhood removes invasives: you can to 01-13-16

 

Tracy Hannah's "Ivy Against the Sky" site & 1/13 attack 01-15-16

 

Oakbrook students remove ivy and leatherleaf mahonia 01-16-16

 

Converse Softball Teams Knocks Privet Out of Park 1/18 MLK Day 01-18-16

 

Debris removal along Woodburn Road & Crystal Springs 1/20 01-20-16

 

New "Gateway" clean up & invasives take-down I 585 01-22-16

 

Rail Trail: Invasives removal at demonstratiion site # 2 01-25-16

 

Kevin Parris paints the "blank canvas" along Woodburn Road 01-30-16

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