Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association


May, 2011
Regional Report

Web Finds

Documerica 2.0
The United States National Archives and the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency invites citizens to submit photos on the environment for upload at the Flickr website noted in information at the website below. This reprises EPA's Documerica, a 1970s project where freelance photographers captured more than 15,000 images (now archived) relating to environmental problems, EPA activities, and everyday life. For details, see Archives.

Shows & Events

TreeTenders Training
TreeTenders Trainings for the public will be held on Friday May 20, 2011 in Carlisle, PA and Saturday, June 4, 2011 in Easton, PA. This TreeVitalize initiative is led by Pennsylvania's Department of Conservation and Natural Resources in partnership with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and the Pennsylvania State Extension Urban Forester. It includes indoor and hands-on instruction. Cost is $15 with registration required. Lunch and educational materials are included. Continuing Education Units are approved for ISA Certified Arborists, LA, and Act 48. Brochure is at


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