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Interview: New Head Of Sacramento Tree Foundation On Creating Equity, Fighting Climate Change

with Ed Fletcher, CapRadio

The Sacramento Tree Foundation played a critical role helping the capital city earn the City of Trees moniker. Filling the shoes of longtime executive director Ray Tretheway is Jessica Sanders. Sanders will soon be moving to Sacramento from Washington, D.C., where she served as Director of Science and Policy at Casey Trees. She recently spoke with CapRadio about what she hopes to achieve in her new role, including addressing issues of equity and climate change.

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South Sacramento residents: Get up to $5,000 for trees & jobs in your neighborhood

Apply for funding today

All neighborhoods need trees to thrive, but some areas never got their fair share. Let's work together to change this - what are your ideas to grow and care for trees in South Sacramento? Apply for funding to turn your vision into a reality and grow a healthier, greener future for your family and neighbors.

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Free fruit tree pruning & advice for South Sacramento

Sign up for the Sacramento Food Forestry Program

Thanks to additional funding from the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and California Proposition 68 for our mini grant program, South Sacramento residents are eligible to receive free fruit tree care services. These services will help to ensure your trees develop well, and are on their way to a long and fruitful future.

We've teamed up with regenerative agriculture expert Dominic Allamano to support previous fruit tree recipients and other South Sacramento residents in caring for their fruit trees.

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Urban lumber offers sustainable job creation

CBS News

Urban lumber creates jobs and is good for the environment. Watch the segment to learn more.

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Thankful for 2020

by Torin Dunnavant

As 2020 begins to set, we reflect upon the year. We are thankful for having gotten through 2020, and are very, very excited for things to come.

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Help shape the Rancho Cordova Urban Forest Master Plan

Do you live, work, or play in Rancho Cordova? Take this brief survey to share your thoughts on how the city can best meet the needs of the community through its Urban Forest Program.

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Meet Jessica Sanders

by Joleane King, N Magazine

Learn more about our new executive director in this community profile from N Magazine!

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