The Daily Northwestern

ASG to hold Environmental Day of Service to promote sustainability

Emily Chin, Reporter

October 13, 2014

Associated Student Government is planning its first Environmental Day of Service, a new event that allows students to volunteer at local environmental organizations. The event, which will be held Nov. 15, will involve six...

Tree Summit held as Evanston fights emerald ash borer

Amanda Gilbert, Summer Reporter

June 23, 2013

The Evanston Parks/Forestry Division and the city's chapter of TreeKeepers co-sponsored a conference Saturday to educate residents about the tree population. The so-called "Tree Summit" at the Levy Senior Center, 300 Dodge...

New sustainability group aims to protect, expand Evanston’s urban forest

Ciara McCarthy, Reporter

November 11, 2012

Evanston TreeKeepers, a new community organization focused on preserving and expanding the local tree population, is launching this week with its first meeting Wednesday night. TreeKeepers founder Wendy Pollock said the group...