Category Archives: Trees

Acorn Harvesters Need

images-1The Sacramento Tree Foundation is recruiting Acorn Harvesters for the fall 2014 Acorn Harvest. The Sacramento Tree Foundation is committed to enhancing the natural heritage of the Sacramento region by growing locally adapted, genetically appropriate native trees. Training is provided to help volunteers identify, collect and record 500 viable acorns (about 2 gallons worth). From October to December, 7,000 – 15,000 acorns will be collected.  Training classes are offered at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center, Saturday, September 27 10:00am – 12:00pm. Please RSVP to Zarah Wyly: (916) 974-4307, Zarah@sactree.com

 

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East Sacramento Preservation Helps Postpone Tree Destruction

Sierra Curtis Park Neighborhood Association Heritage Trees Update

The trees get a reprieve. Friday’s hearing (1/21/2011) is postponed, thanks to Councilmember Jay Schenirer who arranged a meeting among the stake holders. East Sacramento Preservation and many others around the city weighed in on the SCNA issue. Read the entire story here.

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