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Global Forest Watch

Global Forest Watch unites satellite technology, open data, and crowdsourcing to guarantee reliable information about forests.    

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11/1/15
Energy-Saving Trees

Public gardens have the capacity to have a positive influence on their community though interactions with their guests. The Energy-Saving Trees Program offers a...

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9/22/16
EPA Green Vehicle Guide

EPA developed the Green Vehicle Guide to help you find information on vehicles that are more efficient and less polluting. Reducing vehicle emissions and increasing your fuel economy helps the...

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11/1/15
Acting on Strategic Imperative for Public Garden Sustainability

The Public Garden Sustainability Index is an industry-specific tool to help gardens, large and small, meaningfully act upon this opportunity and fulfill the evolving...

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9/24/16
Transportation Efficiency Canada

In Canada, transportation accounts for approximately 31% of total energy use and 37% of greenhouse gas emissions (Energy Efficiency Trends in Canada, 1990 to 2010). Natural Resources Canada works...

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11/1/15
Hurricane Sandy Benefits: Collaborative Research & the Consortium of Coastal Parks

Climate change is affecting public landscapes now. Research into managing existing landscapes and designing new ones is critical if our parks and gardens are to adapt...

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9/24/16
EPA Carpool Data

Sample Calculation of Emission Reductions and Fuel Savings from a Carpool Program

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11/1/15
Conserving Biodiversity on a Rapidly Changing Planet and the Critical Role of Gardens

Earth has daunting climatic and socioeconomic challenges. Gardens wish to do their part in preserving biodiversity, but best practices are essential when working with...

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9/24/16
Business Guide for Reducing Solid Waste

This guide provides an overview for developing and implementing a waste reduction program. It includes a series of worksheets designed to help you conduct a waste assessment and devise a program...

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11/1/15
Student Presentations

Consisting of several 15-minute presentations, this session is devoted exclusively to having the future leaders of public horticulture share their latest research...

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9/26/16

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