CANOPY BLOG

New post (at least!) every first and third Monday.

Arbor Day Young Artist Exhibit

March 28, 2017

On March 11th, the Arbor Day Festival hosted the first ever Young Artist Exhibit, a curated tree art exhibition. Artists from schools around the Mid-Peninsula were encouraged to enter and we received over fifty submissions from students answering the question: “What do trees […]

Arbor Day Festival 2017

Teen Urban Foresters: Arbor Day Fun

March 21, 2017

This post was written by Canopy’s Teen Urban Foresters (TUF). Lean more about the TUF program here. 

On what felt like the first spring day, the Community Arbor Day Festival on March 11th attracted over 750 people to Mitchell Park in Palo […]

Berumen Family at Canopy Awards

Miguel Berumen: An Experience I’ll Always Remember

August 15, 2016

Miguel Berumen is a Canopy volunteer and former Teen Urban Forester (TUF). We caught up with him over the summer and asked him to reflect on his time with Canopy.

How I Became a Part of Canopy

I first started volunteering at […]

Nature stewards in the making

June 6, 2016

We’re so proud of our Willow Oaks Junior Foresters!

These 4th and 5th graders at Willow Oaks Elementary School in Menlo Park explored and cared for trees on their school campus all year long as part of a Canopy pilot program.

The group […]

Palo Alto Urban Forest

How will you GREENIFY your city?

April 18, 2014

The theme of Earth Day 2014, Green Cities, invites communities around the world to move toward more sustainable forms of energy, transportation, and infrastructure. Earth Day Network has teamed up with a few cities that will serve as “Green City” models […]

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