ONLINE RESOURCES FOR URBAN TREE PLANTING
Providence Parks Department Forestry Division
Here's the scoop on the urban forest in Providence.
Trees 2020 is an initiative to increase Providence ís tree cover to 30% by the year 2020, which will boost air and water quality, moderate temperatures, and improve public health. Led by Groundwork Providence and the City of Providence, the effort will leverage the planting of 40,000 trees collectively by homeowners, land-owning institutions, and city-sponsored tree planting programs.
GWP programming changes attitudes and behaviors regarding our urban environment, instills community pride, and encourages all Providence residents and businesses to take responsibility for our communities.
Rhode Island Tree Council
From tree stewardship training to tree planting events, RI Tree Council provides an amazing network of people and opportunities working to protect and plant RI trees.
International Society of Arboriculture-Trees Are Good
Everything you need to know about the benefits of trees and how to care for them.
Alliance for Community Trees
A national organization that works with all types of tree organizations in restoring community forests for the benefit of all people!
PNPP Neighborhood Leader Workshop on Power Point
This is the presentation we use to brief neighborhood leaders on our program history, what to expect on planting day, how to plant a tree, and more.