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2017’s Big Day of Giving is 26 Days Away!

Starting at midnight on May 4th, the Sacramento region will come together for one Big Day of Giving -- a 24-hour giving challenge that lifts up lives and makes the Sacramento region a wonderful place.

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Watering Trees is Wise, Not Wasteful

NEWS RELEASE: California Arbor Day Celebration

2017 California Arbor Week and National Arbor Day Celebrations!

Greenprint Summit 2017: It's a Wrap!

How-To See all

Plant a Tree

Learn the answers to these questions:

  • How wide should I dig the hole when I plant shade trees?
  • How high above the soil level should the top of the root ball be?

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Choose the Best Tree for your Space!

Find ideal trees for your space by searching our Shady Eighty database for tree characteristics you’re most interested in! We created a list of the very best trees for our region and now you can easily search our online database for trees that meet your needs. Happy planting!

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Tree Hero Awards

California Farm Bureau

Wednesday, May 31 5:30A - 8:30A

Join us for an evening under magnificent oak trees to honor the people and projects that have done great things for our region's urban forest. The Tree Hero Awards is Sacramento's preeminent environmental awards event. Nominate your Tree Hero today and consider joining us by purchasing tickets or a table.

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Big Day of Giving Celebration & Free Concert - Featuring The Garage Openers

Camp Pollock

Thursday, May 4 6:00P - 8:00P

Come down to Camp Pollock for a howling good time. Join the Sacramento Valley Conservancy, Sacramento Area Bicycle AdvocatesIceland Ice Skating Rink and us as you shake your tail to live music! Each nonprofit will have a fun activity and a Big Day of Giving Donation Station!

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