If you are in South Sacramento there is a great new opportunity to improve your urban forest! The Sacramento Tree Foundation has $5,000 grants that can help you get started on a NeighborWoods project that can involve your neighbors, beautify the area, engage youth, and be a lot of fun! The application has ideas for projects and you should reach out to STF staff if you’re interested. Take that first step and share your idea here too!
On the down side of Sacramento tree news, an expansion of the Capitol is threatening a significant number of heritage trees in Capitol Park. You can learn about the risks and how to take action next week Sept 3, 11:30-1. If you can’t make that take a look at Sacramento Valley Urban Forest Council or Sacramento Tree Foundation stories on the issue.