Who is TreesCharlotte?

…and what do they do?

TreesCharlotte was established in 2012 as a public/private nonprofit collaboration to grow and diversify Charlotte’s urban forest by promoting tree stewardship, growing Charlotte’s tree canopy and educating how to plant and preserve trees. TreesCharlotte focuses on underserved communities and is a 501(c)3.

The most recent aerial analysis in 2014 showed that Charlotte’s tree canopy cover was 47%. Our hope is that Charlotte will plant 500,000 trees by 2050 and remain The City of Trees for generations to come.

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27,195

Trees Planted or Distributed

14,742

Volunteers Engaged

43

CMS School Plantings

36,008

Reforestation & Seedlings Distributed

NEWS & EVENTS

4.16.18

6 Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Trees

4.16.18

I ♥ Trees

4.16.18

Trees Along the Blue Line

4.09.18

TreeMaster Charlotte Fletcher Talks about the Outdoor Classroom

3.29.18

Color the Canopy

1.22.18

TreesCharlotte Arbor Week 2018


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