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Grow Boston Greener (GBG) is a collaborative effort of the City of Boston, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, and Boston Natural Areas Network (BNAN) to increase the urban tree canopy cover in the city by planting and caring for trees.


Fall 2013 Free Tree Giveaway!

Due to the overwhelming interest in planting trees in Boston, Grow Boston Greener is giving away 100 FREE trees on Saturday, October 26! The Tree Giveaway is aimed at broadening community level tree planting efforts by giving away free trees to Boston residents, non-profits and community groups.

The Grow Boston Greener Fall Tree Giveaway is made possible through the Boston Urban Forest Program, a partnership effort by the Boston Natural Areas Network, the City of Boston's Parks Department, Mayor's Greenovate Boston initiative, and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation.

For more details click:
Click here for Tree Giveaway details and Tree Request Form (PDF)



What's the Canopy Cover in My Neighborhood??

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