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Submit art images for the Art Auction

An exciting new element was added to the Tree Hero Awards in 2014: The Art Auction at the Tree Hero Awards. It was such a success for the Tree Foundation and for the artists that we are doing it again!

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Evaluating Trees for Our Future Climate

The Future is Bright Green

Arbor Day Celebrations

Prune Those Trees!

Sacramento has a rich history of planting trees

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 our trees survive. 

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Events See all

Tree Hero Awards

California Farm Bureau

Wednesday, May 27 5:30P - 8:30P

Join us for an evening under magnificent oak trees to honor the people and projects that have done great things for our region's urban forest. The Tree Hero Awards is Sacramento's preeminent environmental awards event.

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McKinely Park Tree Tour

McKinley Park

Monday, May 11 5:00P - 6:30P

Join us in one of Sacramento's most beloved parks for an educational tour of its incredible trees.

Tour