Tree SD unveils two 2018 initiatives

January 27, 2018 |

One is the South Bay Terrific Trees initiative; whose 2018 objective is to replant trees lost during the 2016 storms in Chula Vista public parks in disadvantaged neighborhoods. This 2018 initiative is a community-targeted project within our larger Terrific Trees … Read More

Youth Tree Steward Training in Balboa Park 

January 27, 2018 |

Balboa Park. Monday, November 6th. 5th graders. 150 of them. They were everywhere — measuring trees to compute their carbon sequestration potential, hauling buckets to the canopy drip line of a large tree, gauging the water absorption difference between sandy … Read More

TreeSD Holds Friendraiser

January 27, 2018 |

This December, Tree San Diego held its first Friendraiser, a networking party intended to introduce the organization to local communities throughout the San Diego region. The event was held at a beautiful, historic home in the Banker’s Hill neighborhood, owned … Read More

Oceanside Uses LIDAR Data for Urban Forest Planning

January 27, 2018 |

The North County city of Oceanside is in the early stages of an effort to increase the city’s tree canopy by approximately 200 trees annually, a goal proposed in its draft Climate Action Plan. To help develop the plan, the … Read More

SDRUFC Honors RSF Association Committee Chair Bill Beckman  

January 27, 2018 |

Tree San Diego’s extensive contributions to the study include a synthesis of relevant best practices in community forest management and recommended steps to ensure a resilient forest. What makes this study and overall effort stand apart is it tackles the … Read More

Girl Scouts Earn Tree Patch 

January 27, 2018 |

Saturday morning, bright and early, nearly 60 girls 5 to 14 years old and about 20 of their parents and troop leaders gathered on the lawn at Mueller elementary school in northwest Chula Vista for a group watering event.  The … Read More