Trees For Houston plants a record 101,000 trees

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Photos by Trees for Houston In a groundbreaking achievement, Trees For Houston has set a record by planting 101,000 trees and understory species across 150 zip codes during the 2023-2024 planting season. This monumental effort, spanning from October to April, included 473 tree plantings and 165 tree giveaway events, significantly bolstered by the new Kinder Campus and Chevron Tree Nursery. Since its inception in 1983, Trees For Houston has planted nearly 800,000 trees, establishing itself as a national model for innovative and economically effective urban forestry. TFH plays a critical role in the City of Houston’s Resilient Houston strategy and Houston Climate Action Plan, which aims to plant 4.6 million trees over the next decade. For more information and to get involved, visit