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Helpful resources and learn more about trees!

How to Plant a Tree

Planting a tree on your own? Read these helpful tips first.

Tree Care Guide

Help your new tree grow! Read our care guide for new tree friends.

Find an Arborist

Have a tree that needs some attention? Ask an arborist!

Tree Resources

More about the benefits of trees

How much carbon dioxide do trees sequester? How many trees does it take to provide oxygen for a family of four? How do trees clean our water? Learn more here!

Municipal Resources

Contact information for trees, permits, programs, local resources in the municipalities where Friends of Trees is currently planting:

Looking for information about protecting trees? Check out theses resources.

Learn More About Trees

From habitat restoration to energy savings — see how trees do way more than make oxygen.

Conservation

Conservation

Trees can be planted to take advantage of their energy-saving benefits.

Community

Community

Trees get us outside to meet our neighbors, they help us engage with our community.

Health

Health

Trees clean our soil, water, and air; they make us healthier & happier.

Money

Money

Planting a single tree on your property can increase its value by up to $7,000.

Stay Up To Date

Check out Treemail, the Friends of Trees Newsletter, and read our Blog.

Treemail - The Friends of Trees Newsletter

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April 2020

Walk along Mitchell Creek with Us

March 2020

Trees + community are in our future | Stay connected

February 2020

Fighting climate change, growing community AND managing stormwater

January 2020

Get to Know Community Benefit Organizations | Thank You Donors!

December 2019

A lot of trees and tree stories – 16,000+ trees planted this season so far!

November 2019

Growing the next Tree Team generation | Get to Know Our Partnershipb with Chemawa Indian School
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Trees Through The Years

Our inspection program connects volunteers to specific trees, visit after visit. When Friends of Trees plants a tree, we don’t just wash the dirt off…

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Dr Vivek Shandas + FOT talk trees + heat

We’re thrilled to see scholar, friend, change-maker and overall inspiration Dr. Vivek Shandas featured on Dan Haggerty KGW / KGW-TV talking about urban heat island…

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Leaflet: It’s Time To Put Down Some Roots

Last month, we told you why you should leave the leaves. We got such great feedback that we decided to create a regular tree care…

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