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New England Public Radio Features Tornado Climate Study

In a recent radio segment, New England Public Radio featured the results of the micro-climate study that was undertaken by the USDA Forest Service.  Results from the  study, which can be viewed here, indicate that the areas that had severe damage … Continue reading Continue reading

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Micro-climate Study in Tornado Zone Completed

A team of USDA Forest Service researchers, from the Northern Research Station and the Urban Natural Resources Institute (UNRI), located in Amherst, MA, has just released the findings of an initial study of the impacts of the June 1st tornado … Continue reading Continue reading

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New Trees Planted in South End

 
On September 15, 2011, a team of volunteers from the Springfield Arbor Allies planted 20 new shade trees in the South End Neighborhood. The trees were planted along portions of William, Magaret and Main Streets, as well as on East Columbus Avenue. … Continue reading Continue reading

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