Texas Legislature OKs Scaled-Back Anti-Tree Ordinance BillThe Texas Legislature has approved new limits on local tree ordinances, but they aren't as sweeping as original proposals to virtually wipe out all such ordinances statewide.
Seas Rise, Trees Die: Climate Change Before Your EyesThey're called "ghost forests" — dead trees along vast swaths of coastline invaded by rising seas, something scientists call one of the most visible markers of climate change.
Storms Spawn Tornado In Oklahoma, Threaten RegionStrong storms spawned one tornado, and possibly two in Oklahoma, and threaten parts of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri and Kansas.
McKinney Homeowners Furious After Trees Destroyed For Road ExpansionEfforts to ease traffic in growing Collin County are coming at the expense of some beloved trees.
Iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree Falls During Northern California StormThe severe weather hitting Northern California has claimed an iconic tree in Calaveras County. The Pioneer Cabin tree, known for having a hole that enabled visitors to drive or walk underneath it, has been toppled.
Bugs Butchering Nation's ForestsIn a towering forest, it's easy to miss a tree's tiny enemy. No larger than a speck of pepper, the Hemlock woolly adelgid spends its life on the underside of needles, sucking sap and eventually killing the tree.
Fort Worth's Fairmount Historic District Just Got A Little GreenerSome much needed green space is coming to a historic Fort Worth neighborhood.
Consumer Justice Results Round-Up: $1300 In Refunds In 2 WeeksConsumer Justice reporter Cristin Severance has refunded $1300 for consumers in the last two weeks!
Police Investigate Who Had Trees Trimmed Near White Rock LakeWhen they asked why it was happening, police said the crew told the witness a homeowner across the street wanted to improve their view.
After Disasters, Dallas Non-Profit Helps Communities RegrowStorms and natural disasters can be merciless in Texas. For communities hit hard, that can also mean the loss of greenery that makes them beautiful. Now, a Dallas non-profit is helping.
Trees From George W. Bush Ranch Part Of Chris Kyle MemorialFour trees from President George W. Bush's ranch will be part of a West Texas memorial to slain Navy Seal and "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.
Drought, Then Rain, Toppling Texas TreesThe extended drought that Texas was in had weakened the trees. Then, with all the recent rain we had received, the trees became heavy and saturated -- and toppled over.