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Helpful resources and learn more about trees!

How to Plant a Tree

Planting a tree? Read this 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!

The Friends of Trees Way

Yes, we plant trees - and so much more!

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.


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


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


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

Stay Up To Date

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

Treemail - The Friends of Trees Newsletter

October 2022

Season Kickoff | Oak Trees | Yard Signs

September 2022

Community Pruning | Autumn Tree Care

August 2022

Connection in the Green Workforce | Planting Calendar is Live! | Shift Your Energy Use

Treemail July 2022

Trees for Clean Air | TLC for Climate Trees

June 2022

Reflecting on our 32nd season | Heat Week

May 2022

Greening a Community | Get to Know Chemawa
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Clean Air & Community in Cully

NE Portland neighborhoods come together to plant for environmental justice Earlier this month, 110 volunteers gathered in the Cully neighborhood in Northeast Portland for the…

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Eugene’s Winter Trees

Our Favorite Trees to Watch in Winter Many trees have shed their leaves and are on their way to being dormant for the winter. But…

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Get To Know Connecting Canopies

This coalition creates new pathways into the green workforce In January, a new cohort will begin Friends of Trees’ Adult Urban Forestry and Restoration Training…

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