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Tree planting grants still available for ReTree Week PDF Print E-mail

Free trees for fall planting are available to Nebraska communities in time to celebrate ReTree Week, Sept. 22-28.
“Free Trees for Fall Planting” is sponsored by the Nebraska Community Forestry Council and ReTree Nebraska and funded by the Nebraska Environmental Trust, a beneficiary of the Nebraska Lottery.
Trees can be planted from Sept. 1-Nov. 15. The recipient’s event will be considered a ReTree Nebraska event when held during this time frame.
Deadline is Oct. 31.
Tree advocates are given priority and awarded with 1-10 trees. Advocates include ReTree Nebraska ambassadors, Tree City USA tree boards, Tree Campus USA schools, Nebraska Statewide Arboretum curators, individuals volunteering or supporting community forestry programs and Project Learning Tree facilitators.
Applications available at: http://retreenebraska.unl.edu/retree-week-september-22-28-2013.