“For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider, every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.” - Martin Luther King Jr.
Thanks to all that took action, County Planning staff and the members of the MoCo Forest Coalition (below).
The MoCo Forest Coalition Press Release
Our own Caroline Taylor explains the impact of this law: "The well being of our communities and needed resilience in the face of climate change are inextricably tied to the health of our forests. Three cheers to forward thinking council members and collaboration!"
Biodiversity for a Livable Climate
Cedar Lane Ecosystems Study Group
Cedar Lane UU Church
Chesapeake Bay Foundation
Chesapeake Climate Action Network
Friends of Sligo Creek
Friends of Ten Mile Creek & Little Seneca Reservoir
Green Sanctuary Committee of Unitarian-Universalist Church of Silver Spring
Maryland League of Conservation Voters
Montgomery Countryside Alliance
Montgomery County Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions
Rock Creek Conservancy
Safe Healthy Playing Fields
Sierra Club Montgomery County Maryland
Sugarloaf Citizens Association
Stormwater Partners Network
Takoma Park Mobilization Environment Committee
Transit Alternatives to Midcounty Highway Extended (TAME Coalition)
White Acres Farm
Potomac Almanac Coverage of Tree Loss