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Margaret Carmalt, Don Williams and GreenSkills planting crew in rain gear in 2011


Caro Scanlan

Published Date:

April 10, 2022

URI Reaches a Milestone: 10,000 Trees Planted This spring marks a major milestone for URI—the planting of our ten-thousandth tree! Such an achievement is the result of an enormous amount of dedication, hard work, and support from our volunteers, partners, staff members, funders, and advocates. Here we review the journey to reach those 10,000 trees; the impact they have on the urban landscape; and the partnerships that make a program like this possible. Finally, we conclude with a look ahead.