Meg Lowman Receives Explorers Medal

TREE Foundation founder and executive director Meg Lowman has received the Explorers Medal for her formidable career as an arbornaut — a lifetime dedicated to exploring the treetops and protecting trees and forests around the globe. In homage to her passion and love for creatures of the

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Meg Lowman Elected to ATREE-USA Board

Meg Lowman ATREE Board member

Meg Lowman Brings Global Expertise to Environmental Nonprofit Based in India   TREE Foundation Executive Director Meg Lowman has been elected to the board of trustees for ATREE-USA, the Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, an international nonprofit based in Bangalore, India. ATREE is

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Arbornaut Meg Lowman Profiled in National Geographic


Photograph by Erika Larsen; courtesy of National Geographic. What’s the first step in caring and acting to help the world’s forests? TREE Foundation Executive Director and Nat Geo Explorer Meg Lowman, featured in this fabulous profile “How To Be An Arbornaut” in the May 2022 issue of

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Meg Lowman’s Three Things for Earth Day

Three Things for Earth Day

?   Meg Lowman, Executive Director for the TREE Foundation, suggests three things you can do for Earth Day 2022 — to learn and take action to save big trees and help the cause of forest conservation and education. To take immediate action to help us in

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Meg Lowman at Sarasota County’s UPCOMING 16th Annual Sustainable Communities Workshop

Under the theme “Roots of Sustainability,” the virtual conference will bring together residents, students and community members of all ages, sectors, and walks of life to learn about environmental, economic, and social aspects of sustainability. Featured speakers and panelists will discuss the latest sustainability strategies, resources, and

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Meg Lowman’s Virtual Book Launch and Q&A

On August 10,2021 Meg Lowman’s memoir  The Arbornaut: A life discovering the eight continent in the trees above was published. The Sarasota native partnered with Bookstore1Sarasota and Books & Books to launch her book virtually. Through this moderated Q&A, you will learn more about CanopyMeg and why she fell

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Meg Lowman on Australia’s Giant Stinging Tree

On August 10, 2021 Meg Lowman took to Literary Hub to write a story about when she encountered one of the most toxic trees in the world. Here’s a sneak peak into that article: “My first exposure to this gorgeous, fuzzy, and soft-looking leaf came during a

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Meg Lowman is The Arbornaut

The wonderful new memoir from Meg Lowman, executive director of the TREE Foundation is days away from publication. The Arbornaut: A Life Discovering the Eighth Continent in the Trees Above Us, will be published August 10, 2021! The Arbornaut is much more than the story of another

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