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MTC Presents a Must-See Presentation on the Emerald Ash Borer!

Posted  April 17, 2017  by  admin

Neil Lipson and Jim Elliott have put together this must-see PowerPoint presentation on the threat of the Emerald Ash Borer beetle, affecting anyone who has ash trees on their property. Marianne Price and Rick Ray also contributed to this important project, to bring you the information you need to deal with this imminent threat. Click […]

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Arbor Day Celebration 2017

Posted  April 7, 2017  by  admin

Marple Township Arbor Day Celebration A Tree Planting Friday, April 21, at 4:00 pm The North Malin Road Tot Lot (North Malin Road & West Chester Pike, Route 3 – across the street from the Marple Fire Station) Please join the Marple Tree Commission and local township leaders at a tree planting demonstration and tribute to […]

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Celebrating Arbor Day 2016 at the Thomas Massey House

Posted  June 30, 2016  by  admin

                    Thomas Massey House volunteers in colonial garb.   Members of the Marple Tree Commission, Thomas Massey House volunteers dressed in colonial garb, local residents, and Township officials, joined together on April 29 at the Thomas Massey House to celebrate Arbor Day with the planting of […]

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At Last! A Nursery for MTC!

Posted  January 25, 2016  by  admin

These volunteers are pleased with their work on MTC’s new nursery. Back row, left to right: Ernie Telgheider, Janis Egan, Marianne Price. Front row: Chase and Colbin Charron. Not pictured are Rick Ray and Bill Brainerd.   Trees! Trees! Trees! How will we store them until they are ready for planting? This is the question […]

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The impact of a community forest. Imagery provided by Google Earth.
Marple Tree Commission

Mission Statement

Posted  October 4, 2015  by  admin

“Recognizing that Marple Township’s community forest is essential to the health and well being of its residents, the Marple Tree Commission works to assure that the trees that grow within our township, on both public and private property, are respected and cared for. We seek to foster a sense of shared commitment by township residents […]

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