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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:

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

November 2019

Growing the next Tree Team Generation: Providing job training and leadership skill-building opportunities for youth | Get to know our partner Chemawa Indian School

October 2019

Vote YES for Natural Areas | Trees & Health in Gresham | It’s Give!Guide Season!

September 2019

A word from our volunteers | Get to know yard trees | Crew Leaders have the most fun

Summer 2019

Friends of Trees at the Door | Get to Know our Partner: PGE

June 2019

Planting Trees, Fighting Climate Change | Get to Know Friends of Trees’ Post-Planting Work

May 2019

Vote for Trees | Meet our Awardees

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Get to know our partner: Chemawa Indian School

Friends of Trees has been partnering with Chemawa Indian School in Salem for more than five years. Our partnership includes training Chemawa students as Crew Leaders for…

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Growing the next Tree Team generation

Friends of Trees and partners are providing job training and leadership skill-building opportunities for youth Nature deficit disorder is real. It is unhealthy for young people…

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‘Tis Give!Guide Season!

Willamette Week’s Give!Guide runs November 1 through December 31st and is a great way to learn about organizations that are doing amazing work on behalf of people, places,…

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