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VOLUNTEER

The Tree Ambassador program engages volunteers in understanding and caring for valuable publically owned trees in urban areas outside of parks. Tree Ambassador opportunities include Tree Walks and Tree Stewardship events.

The Green Seattle Partnership is working to restore 2,500 acres of forested parkland by 2025. Volunteers remove invasive plants, plant new native trees and understory plants, and perform long term maintenance. Events happen every week year round.The Trails Program works with volunteers to address the need for trail maintenance, trail construction, and trail development standards.

PLANT A FREE TREE

The Trees for Neighborhoods project provides free trees for Seattle residents to plant in their yards. Trees are available in the fall. Participants also receive free watering bags, mulch, training in proper planting and care, and ongoing tree care support.

URBAN FORESTRY COMMISSION

The Urban Forestry Commission advises Mayor and City Council on policy and regulations governing the protection, management, and conservation of trees and vegetation in Seattle. All meetings are open to the public.

HERITAGE TREE PROGRAM

Nominate a special tree to be recognized and celebrated as a Heritage Tree. This program is a partnership between Plant Amnesty and the Seattle Department of Transportation.