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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

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!

Contact information for permits, programs, local resources in Friends of Trees’ service area:

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

January 2018

Improving Habitat in an Urban Oasis | Get to Know REI

December 2017

Fighting Climate Change Every Day: 15,000 trees and native shrubs planted so far this season

November 2017

Growing the next Tree Team generation | Get to Know our Partnership with David Douglas High School

October 2017

Greening Roadways, Increasing Livability | Get to Know our Eugene Office

September 2017

You CAN make a difference: Plant trees with us! | Get to know our Crew Leaders

June 2017

54,000 Trees Planted | Burritos Plant Trees

Enjoy a pint at HUB, support Friends of Trees–all month long!

We know by now that it takes A LOT of beer to plant trees. And we also know that you’re probably thirsty. Hopworks Urban Brewery can take…

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Another year, another 53,000 trees to plant: January Treemail

  Welcome to the first Treemail of 2018! In this issue: Improving Habitat in an Urban Oasis: Join Friends of Trees and volunteer at Salem’s Minto-Brown…

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Need an excuse to ride your bike more? Join our tree planting bike crew this 2018

With the new year upon us, what better way to get to know your city and what Portland has to offer by riding your bike…

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