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The best time to prune or trim trees and shrubs is during the late winter while they’re dormant. Pruning during the dormant season is ideal beca...

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Pruning, Trimming
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Brewster Condominium Complex
"I would like to take a minute to compliment Stan Kielczewski and his crew. It is very rare that owners let me know what a great job a contractor...

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2018 Reviews
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On time, polite, efficient and did a difficult job!
Tim and Crew, My 3 trees have never looked better thanks to Stan, Tyler & your skilled and knowledgeable team! They were on time, polite, ef...

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Did a storm smash through your yard and leave wreckage in its wake? Whether you’ve suffered damage to trees and shrubs or other areas of your pr...

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Green thumbs were out in force to celebrate the 21st year of Planet Ark's National Tree Day today, greening their local environments and enjoying time in nature.

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We think it's pretty amazing that National Tree Day has reached its 20th year. But what's even more amazing is that some site coordinators, like Rae Broadfoot of the City of Sydney, have been there from the very beginning.

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How would you like to be in the running to win a #GreenBalloon prize worth $1000 with your family and experience the great outdoors like never before?

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Aussie legend Jimmy Barnes is best known for the time he spends on stage belting out classic rock songs. These days, there's nothing he likes better than spending time in the country with his grandkids.

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Last Thursday, Planet Ark and Toyota hosted the Grow Happy event, which saw the creation of a nature playground right in the heart of the concrete jungle that is Sydney.

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When was the last time you got outside and did something fun? Statistics show that only one in ten children today play outdoors more often than indoors.

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Planet Ark and sponsor, Toyota Australia, have constructed a nature playground on the forecourt of Customs House at Circular Quay!

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"Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions"- His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama.

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Planet Ark is celebrating 20 years of planting trees this year and once again we are asking Australians to volunteer as a site coordinator for National Tree Day on Sunday 26 July and Schools Tree Day on Friday 24 July.

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Learn why time in nature is critical for learning and development in children and teens. Find out how to create nature-rich learning environments. Hear from like-minded teachers and receive practical advice on how to implement nature-time and sustainability practices into your daily teaching and learning programs.

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You can create a lush oasis just about anywhere. Inside or out. On the floor or on a wall. In a tiny apartment or in the boardroom. The plant-abilities are endless with vertical gardens. Take it from the team at Planet Ark, we just installed green walls in our reception area, meeting room, hallway, kitchen and work area. And the best news is you don't need a green thumb to have a green wall thanks to the Productive Garden Co who specialise in affordable, easy to assemble, modular, vertical gardens made from 100% recycled products. You wouldn't believe how easy, cost effective and infectiously fun these green walls are. Check them out and see our new transformed office!

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We urgently need to wake up to link between human health and the natural environment and make a personal and and collective commitment to reconnect with the great outdoors

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Join Planet Ark and over 280,000 educators, children and parents in celebrating Schools Tree Day the week of Friday July 24, 2015.

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Women are true leaders in keeping their families, schools and communities connected to and caring for nature. With International Women's Day this weekend Sunday 8th March, the team at Planet Ark would like to say a sincere thank you to the amazing women who have helped make National Tree Day a much-loved campaign.

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The idea of coming full circle and returning back where we came from is one that appeals to many of us, regardless of our faith, and this is the idea of a beautiful new burial method developed in Italy.

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It has been common knowledge for some time now that access to the natural elements improves wellbeing. In 2014, Planet Ark released research on how plants enhance employee motivation and productivity and now a new report by sustainability experts Interface and organisational psychologist Professor Sir Cary Cooper further reinforce these findings.

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TV survivalist and father of three sons, Bear Grylls, wants to see computer games banned, troubled teenagers compelled to climb mountains and mandatory community service brought in for all, as part of a "manifesto" to save the next generation.

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New research cited in the Sydney Morning Herald shows the world is facing a rapidly growing incidence of myopia (or short-sightedness). But there is one simple remedy - "Spending 14 hours or more time outdoors per week can reduce myopia by up to one third."

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Wondering how you can keep nature close these holidays? Check out these ideas for Christmas memories that will grow with your family and friends...

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Yarra Ranges Special Development School has won Planet Ark's Schools Tree Day Photo Competition ahead of 200 schools nationwide, laying claim to a new school garden and visit from ABC4Kids television and Internet sensation, dirtgirl.

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Planet Ark's flagship tree planting campaign has branched out to more than planting trees. It's about inspiring our generation to get into nature and grow, whether it's planting at your local park, growing vegies in your backyard or school or greening your workspace. Check out the amazing things that took root in 2014...

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Who wouldn't want to be a Sparky, Trader or Wild Child? Well if you're a teacher (or have kids at school) you can take up the challenge and help the environment during Enviroweek, which is organised by our great friends Cool Australia.

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There are literally hundreds of National Tree Day events happening around the country this weekend. But if you can't make it along to one of them or can't find one in your area don't feel left out. You can take part at home!

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Research released by Planet Ark for today's Schools Tree Day shows that parents value a green playground as highly as academic achievement when choosing their children's school.

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There are a host of famous faces ready to get dirty to help Planet Ark make National Tree Day a huge success. Find out why Wes Fleming, the winner of the 2013 Chelsea Flower Show, has joined our much- loved team of ambassadors.

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More than 2,200 students, teachers, businesses and members of the community are attempting to plant 100,000 seedlings in one hour at Whiteman Park in Perth!

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South Australian environmental organisation, Trees For Life (TFL), is asking residents to get down to one of 116 Foodland stores and buy a National Tree Day planting kits for just $1.

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Bunnings Warehouses across the country (excluding South Australia) will be offering workshops on how to plant, care and maintain native trees the weekend of Tree Day (26 -27 July). Kids with little green thumbs will learn to plant and decorate gardening pots with recycled materials.

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Nature Kids is an enlightening documentary about the connection between kids and nature, and the positive effects of children playing in and learning about nature.

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Planet Ark launched a Tree Give Away at Customs House in Circular Quay where Planet Ark have created an urban jungle to promote our research report: Valuing Trees

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2 Million Trees Victoria are again supporting Victorian schools and community groups for Tree Day this year

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Enter Planet Ark's Schools Tree Day Competition and your school could win an amazing schoolyard garden and a once-in-a-lifetime visit by dirtgirl, ABC4Kids TV sensation.

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You can now view the recording of the Teachers Webinar, Growing Minds: The Nature of Learning held on Tuesday 17th June 2014 online.

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Forestry Tasmania have 8,000 trees and shrubs for Tasmanian schools participating in Schools Tree Day in 2014.

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Many of the National Tree Day family - our coordinators and volunteers - come from Landcare, the grassroots movement caring for nature in local communities from the coast to the outback. To celebrate their 25 years of caring for Australia, Landcare is giving away grants! Find out more...

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It's that special time of year when we're recruiting the important people that make National Tree Day happen across the country - our site coordinators! You've got what it takes! Find out more...

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As more of the world falls in love with our humble pollinators, hives and bee hotels are popping up everywhere from restaurant rooftops to community gardens. Find out how your garden can benefit from a little bee friendly sweet-talking...

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As part of Planet Ark's Schools Tree Day and the generous support of our friends at Bunnings, Manly Village Public School took part in their first ever planting starting 12 garden beds and vegie patches. The garden has flourished over the last 4 months and they have just won Manly Council's 'Beautiful Blooming Garden' Award for Best Community/School Garden!

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With 500 heart warming entries to our backyard memory competition, choosing a winner for the Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa nature getaway was no easy task! Check out the winning entry...

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Have an idea or feedback to share? Let us know so we can help improve your experience for 2014. Simply fill out our quick one page tailored survey - it shouldn't take more than a few minutes.

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Whether you missed your local Tree Planting event or simply want to bring the Tree Day experience home, it's not too late to bring a little green home. Tell us what you're planting at home and we'll send you 2 Free Seedsticks packs to help you Get Outside and Grow in your very own garden!

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We received almost 200 entries from schools across Australia showing us how they were getting their students to Get Outside and Grow! Check out the winners...

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Thank you so much Australia for planting the seed for a greener future. This year we've seen over 3,900 events run by schools, councils, community groups, families, dedicated individuals, Toyota dealers and other businesses take part.

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In celebration of Planet Ark's National Tree Day on Sunday 28 July 2013, Bunnings Warehouses will be running free D.I.Y 'How to Plant a Tree' workshops aimed to encourage residents to get outside and grow and plant trees in their backyard...

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Post a photo from your childhood OR a photo of your child outside in nature - #NationalTreeDay and be in to win one of ten Tree Day prize packs!

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Planet Ark's 2013 research, sponsored by Toyota, reveals shrinking backyards, screen time and long working hours have concerning implications for Australia's renowned outdoor way of life and our health. Read more about the report...

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Seedsticks® are helping schools plant the seed for a brighter future. Any school registered for Schools Tree Day will now be eligible to claim 3 Seedsticks® packs, including natives, herbs and veges! Get growing at your school...

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Trimming and other preventative measures, in advance of harsh weather, can help keep your family and property safe from fallen trees or tree limbs.

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The best time to plant trees and shrubs is during a dormant period. Schedule your new plantings before buds appear in early spring or after leaves drop in late autumn.

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