by Otto Beck
The Sacramento Tree Foundation is joining forces in North Sacramento with local leaders to expand the urban forest in a large area covering North Sacramento, Del Paso Heights, South Natomas, Hagginwood, Gardenland, Northgate, and parts of Arden Arcade and North Highlands.
by Victoria Vasquez
Community leaders from Asian Resources Inc. and the United Latinos Green Team planted 19 trees in South Sacramento on Saturday, tying ribbons into a memorial tree for all eight of the victims of the recent shooting in Atlanta. This Deodar cedar, affectionately named Atlanta Love, will not only swirl harmful pollutants high up into the air with its towering evergreen coniferous shape but will also provide a place of reflection to inspire us in new ways to stop hate.
by Stephanie Robinson
Through the Sacramento Food Forestry Project, local urban agroforester Dominic Allamano is caring for the tree canopy in South Sacramento by providing free pruning, soil care, and education for residents with fruit trees.