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Greenprint Summit 2014

Everyone knows the basics – trees clean our air and give us shade. It’s common knowledge that trees are good. But, we’re really just beginning to learn how good they truly are. In January, Greenprint Summit 2014 brought together some of the most advanced research from all over the country to connect the dots between trees and public health.

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Trees and Drought

Sacramento urban forest makes Top 10 list

Blue Trees

Blue Trees Art Installation Coming to Sacramento

Midtown bids goodbye to iconic tree

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. 

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Events See all

2014 Tree Hero Awards

California Farm Bureau

Wednesday, June 4 5:30P - 8:30P

Let's celebrate Sacramento’s preeminent environmental awards together.

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River Park Neighborhood Tree Tour

Saturday, April 26 10:00A - 11:30A

Grab your walking shoes, the kids and the dog. This tour will take you through the trees of the River Park Neighborhood. Find out how you can make your neighborhood a NeighborWood!


Capitol Park Tree Tour

Saturday, May 10 10:30A - 12:00P

Spend an early Saturday afternoon walking under the canopy of one of Sacramento's most recognizable parks. Learn about the diverse species represented here.