BENEFITS OF TREES
The urban forest is no longer an oxymoron as once thought by the urban community. Trees and other landscaping are part of everyday life in the city and are an integral portion of our "green" infrastructure. Trees benefit the community in many ways and even pay us back. View the following documents for more information on these benefits.
Champion Trees of Brown County, Wisconsin is a booklet listing the largest trees and their locations within Brown County. You can also pick up a free copy of the booklet at the Village Hall, 2456 Glendale Avenue. (Left) Brown County Champion White Oak, Village Green Golf Course
The Village of Howard has been recognized by the Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA community for the 20th consecutive year for its commitment to urban forestry.
The Village has also received the prestigious Tree City USA Growth Award eight times for demonstrating progress in its community forestry program. To view the requirements for a community to be bestowed the Tree City USA recognition, please click on the Tree City USA emblem.