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Greenprint Summit 2015

The highly anticipated Greenprint Summit 2015 will be taking place on January 29th and will focus on "National Research Inspiring Local Action." This annual summit brings information, connections, and inspiration to local leaders to encourage beneficial urban forest projects. Read more to see the day's agenda and register!

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Sacramento has a rich history of planting trees

Stonelake Community Clean Up!

Is Water Conservation Killing Trees?

Be Watershed Wise

Community Shade Returns!

How-To See all

Plant a Tree

Learn the answers to these questions:

  • How wide should I dig the hole when I plant shade trees?
  • How high above the soil level should the top of the root ball be?

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Care for Trees During Drought

As California's drought conditions worsen, its imperative we restrict our water usage while also ensuring the our trees survive. 

» Learn How »

Events See all

Pruning Clinic at Folsom Library

Folsom Library

Saturday, January 31 10:00A - 11:30A

Young tree pruning basics. Learn to prune shade trees for good structure and form. Includes how to make pruning cuts, pruning strategies and tool use.

Register

Tree Planting at John Mackey Park - Event is full

Saturday, January 31 9:00A - 12:00P

Participate in the restoration of a park landscape. Seedlings will be planted to replace the loss of mature oak trees within the park.

Volunteer