Betty Rosson Forrest May 6, 1935 – March 16, 2020

Photo: by Edith J. Carrier Arboretum   Beloved volunteer and supporter of the Arboretum Betty was remembered in last month’s newsletter, but the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum also wrote of her and her contributions to the Arboretum so I’d like you to see the lovely remembrance of her. Betty lived life to the fullest! She…

April 2020 Books to Read

In light of Covid-19 and the necessary disruptions with canceled events, we are provided recommended books, videos, and films focusing on nature and the environment. April 2020’s recommended books come from Chris Bowlen. Thank you, Chris! Beyond the WAR on Invasive Species by Tao Orion. Chelsea Green Publishing, 2015. Non-fiction. This is a very well…

Saving the Earth…One Native Tree at a Time

Photo: by Sandy Greene Lacey Dean and new trainees Steve Talley and Tom Engle listen to Forester Charlie Huppuch. Saving the Earth…One Native Tree at a Time On February 28, Lacey Dean, new trainees Steve Talley and Tom Engle, and Sandy helped Forester Charlie Huppuch plant native trees (bristly locust, shortleaf pine) along the Marl…