Arnold Soforenko Award Nomination Application
Every year Canopy recognizes an individual or team with an Arnold Soforenko Award for their significant contribution to our local urban forest. The award is presented at our Annual Mayor’s Tree Planting and Awards Ceremony held every January in Palo Alto.
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Contact Phone Number *
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Nominee Info
Name of Project *
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Nominee's Name *
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Supporting Organizations, Groups, Property Owners
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Development or Community Project Details
Every year an outstanding project is selected that demonstrates significant contribution to our local urban forest and dedication to tree preservation.

Eligibility: residential or commercial development projects located in the communities of Palo Alto, East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Menlo Park, Los Altos, and Los Altos Hills

Project criteria:
- Dedication to the preservation and enhancement of tree(s) and other green infrastructure at the project site.
- Execution of a thoughtful tree protection plan.
- Designing with trees in mind.
- Innovation of construction methods to preserve trees.
- Use of innovative methods to improve the growing conditions of new and existing trees, for example: silva cells, structural soils, permeable surfaces, etc.
- Neighborhood and community benefits derived from the project.

Project overview, provide a brief description. *
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Describe tree preservation / protection methods or plans. *
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Describe how the project was designed with trees in mind. *
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Describe any innovations in construction methods to preserve trees at the site.
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Describe any innovations in methods to improve growing conditions of new and existing trees. For example, silva cells, structural soils, permeable surfaces, etc.
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Describe any neighborhood or community benefits derived from this project.
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Additional comments.
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Supporting Material (reports, diagrams, photos, drawings, etc). Please email to Shannon McDonald at shannon@canopy.org.
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