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We Want You!

Love the environment? Want to make a difference? Looking to work with some cool folks? Check out our new Office Admin position and apply today!

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Trees are a tool to fight Inequality

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Your Most Asked Tree Questions...

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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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Fall Tree Tips

October and November are the best months to plant trees. Roots get a great start in cooler soil. Watch our tree planting video to see best planting practices in action!

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Events See all

Acorn & Walnut Harvest

Sunday, October 23 9:00A - 12:00P

Join us as we harvest acorns and walnuts to grow into trees for our reforestation and habitat-focused projects.

Be a Squirrel

McKinley Park Tree Tour

McKinley Park Library

Thursday, October 27 5:30P - 6:30P

Join Anne Fenkner, ISA Municipal Arborist/Master Gardener, on a guided walk through McKinley Park for the peak of fall color and learn all about the diverse and historic trees. McKinley Park is one of the most popular and visited parks in the area, and has been enjoyed by Sacramentans since 1871. This tour highlights the tree specimens found here!

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