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Tree Planting Held To Mark 2016 Earth Day

Tree Planting Held To Mark 2016 Earth Day

Health, Seniors and Environment Minister Jeanne Atherden today [April 22] planted an Olivewood tree in the Arboretum in commemoration of Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, and events worldwide are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. It was first celebrated in 1970, and is now recognised in more than... Read more of this article

Clarien Marks Earth Day With Sapling Donations

Clarien Marks Earth Day With Sapling Donations

In celebration of Earth Day, Clarien Bank is donating three hundred native and endemic Bermuda Cedar, Palmetto, Olive Wood and Bay Grape saplings to clients and residents on Friday, April 22. The community sapling event was held on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 20 and 21 by plantings of saplings at Elliot Primary and Victor Scott Primary to help make... Read more of this article

CoH Praised For Efforts To Save Tamarind Tree

CoH Praised For Efforts To Save Tamarind Tree

The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce [BEST] have praised the Corporation of Hamilton for their “amazing efforts” to preserve the Tamarind tree in Hamilton, which was damaged by Hurricane Fay. BEST said said, “For those who have walked through or past Victoria Park in the last few months, you will have seen the Corporation... Read more of this article

Brown And Company Ltd. Welcome Dale Toms

Brown And Company Ltd. Welcome Dale Toms

Brown and Company Ltd. has welcomed Dale Toms to their management team as thenew Arboricultural Manager. “Dale has been in the tree care industry since 1994. He is a City and Guilds/NPTC qualified arborist and is passionate about delivering high quality tree care and customer service to all our customers,” the company said. “Before... Read more of this article

Ministry: Trimming Overhanging Trees & Hedges

Ministry: Trimming Overhanging Trees & Hedges

The Ministry of Public Works is reminding the public that owners of property adjacent to a road are responsible for trimming back overhanging trees and hedges on their properties to stop vegetation from projecting into the road or sidewalk. “Overhanging trees and hedges can cause safety hazards to road users including obstructed visibility, injury... Read more of this article

Local Company Featured In Tree Care Magazine

Local Company Featured In Tree Care Magazine

Brown and Company Ltd. has  been featured in the June issue of the Tree Care Industry Magazine in the Accredited Company Profile The magazine is the official publication of the Tree Care Industry Association in the USA and has a circulation of approximately 24,000. The article can be accessed here. The Tree Care Industry Association [formally the National... Read more of this article

Resident & MP Remove Trees Hanging In Road

Resident & MP Remove Trees Hanging In Road

After seeing a vehicle drive over the line to avoid overhanging trees on St David’s Road, area resident and business owner David Roque made calls to express his safety concerns, and after he was unsuccessful in getting the trees cut, Mr Roque took matters into his own hands and went out yesterday [April 29] and cut the trees himself.Mr Roque... Read more of this article

Clarien Donates 300 Saplings For Earth Day

Clarien Donates 300 Saplings For Earth Day

Three hundred native and endemic Bermuda Cedar, Palmetto, Olive Wood, Yellowood and Bay Grape saplings were donated in today’s [Apr 22] Clarien Bank Earth Day sapling donation to the community. The saplings were offered on a first come, first served basis from 11.00am to 2.00pm. Full advice was provided to customers and residents on how to safely... Read more of this article

Video: Students Cedar Plant Tree For Earth Day

Video: Students Cedar Plant Tree For Earth Day

Earlier today [April 22] students from Victor Scott Primary School joined Premier Michael Dunkley, Health, Seniors and Environment Minister Jeanne Atherden and Education Minister Wayne Scott in planting a Bermuda Cedar Tree in commemoration of Earth Day. Today’s tree planting took place at the Arboretum, which was one of the parks hardest hit last... Read more of this article

Clarien Bank Donating Saplings For Earth Day

Clarien Bank Donating Saplings For Earth Day

Clarien Bank Limited today [Apr 20] announced free sapling donations in celebration of Earth Day. Three hundred native and endemic Bermuda Cedar, Palmetto and Olive Wood saplings will be donated to clients and residents on Wednesday, April 22. The community sapling event will be followed on Friday, April 24 by plantings of saplings at Gilbert Institute... Read more of this article

Minister Gordon-Pamplin Plants Jacaranda Tree

Minister Gordon-Pamplin Plants Jacaranda Tree

Minister of Public Works Patricia Gordon-Pamplin recently helped to plant a Jacaranda tree recently at the grounds of The House of Assembly. “An anonymous donor provided the Jacaranda tree for planting in the grounds. The Parks Department had to remove a rotten tree from the House of Assembly grounds earlier this Summer,” a spokesperson... Read more of this article

AFP Donates Tree To Mark Philanthropy Day

AFP Donates Tree To Mark Philanthropy Day

AFP Bermuda marked National Philanthropy Day last week by honouring the Bank of Bermuda Foundation by donating a cedar tree in the Foundation’s honour here at Verdmont, one of the National Trust properties most affected by the recent storms. Am AFP spokesperson said, “This will become an annual event, recognising a person or organization involved... Read more of this article

Clarien Staff Continue Reforestation Project

Clarien Staff Continue Reforestation Project

Clarien Bank continued its community reforestation project today [Nov 10] —  which aims to help restore the island following the impact of the recent storms —  by planting Bermuda Cedars, Palmetto and Olive Wood saplings at WindReach Bermuda. Clarien employees joined the WindReach staff in planting the saplings in an effort to help make... Read more of this article