Planting the Future in Salem

Posted on August 31, 2016 at 2:13 pm

Friends of Trees is gearing up for a massive season of trees in Salem and our first priority is to make sure that all trees have what they need to succeed. This means we need YOU! Yep, you! We are actively recruiting volunteers to be a part of our volunteer Crew Leader team in Salem to […]

Greening the Capitol: Salem Crew Leader Training on October 25th!

Posted on September 10, 2014 at 1:18 pm

By Katie Dennis Have you considered becoming a Friends of Trees Crew Leader? You don’t need to be a plant geek (although you’ll feel right at home if you are.) No botanical experience necessary. Do you like people? Have a sense of humor? Friends of Trees wants YOU. Register Here for the October 25th Salem Crew […]

Meet Katie Dennis, our Salem all-star  

Posted on May 15, 2014 at 1:25 am

Look up “tree people” in the dictionary and you might just see Katie Dennis’ face. For her outstanding contributions this past planting season, Katie was recognized in April an honorable mention for Friends of Trees’ 2014 Garry Oak Award, because she embodies the spirit of community, volunteerism, good work and fun that Friends of Trees—and […]

Old Black Walnut trees removed in Salem

Posted on March 5, 2010 at 9:34 am

Six giant Black Walnut trees were felled yesterday on the Oregon State Hospital campus in Salem to make room for power lines and an improved intersection, reported The Statesman Journal. The trees were estimated to be between 75 and 100 years old. Excerpt from the story: Cuong Manh Nguyen took a break from his business, […]

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