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During our 2015-2016 planting season, we planted over 20,000 trees in 90 different zip codes throughout the Houston area. 

Trees For Houston in the news!

July 2016

Designation protects trees along Yale by Houston Chronicle  

Project to place 800 trees on stretch of Post Oak by Houston Chronicle 

June 2016

Post Oak Boulevard project starts first phase by Houston Business Journal 

Houston Heights could get city's first green corridor by ABC13

May 2016

Parks Director Joe Turner Receives Trees by The Tribune

January 2016

Eyesore no more: Hobby Airport corridor to get big sprucing up before Super Bowl by CultureMap 

December 2015

Bellaire esplanade to get improvements by Houston Chronicle 

Ambitious tree planting program taking root in east Fort Worth by Star-Telegram

November 2015

Homeowner Fights to Keep Tree from being Destroyed in Montrose Area by ABC13

Trees For Houston Plants Hope for Houston Post Hurricane by TexasHomesForSale

Two Spark Parks Open by THE SCHOOL ZONE Spring Branch ISD's Online News Room

October 2015:

Volunteers plant 150 trees at MacGregor Park by KHOU.com

September 2015:

Green Acres by Texas Monthly 

Native plants, grass make mark in Springwoods by Houston Chronicle 

Construction of Evelyn’s Park begins; 320 trees to adorn new green space by Examiner

August 2015:

What grows in a community garden? Community. by Houston Chronicle 

July 2015

Trees For Houston Night at OKRA Charity Saloon by Citizens’ Environmental Coalition 

June 2015:

ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs interns work to benefit Bo’s Place by Examiner

December 2014: 

Nonprofits receive six-figure holiday gifts by Examiner

CenterPoint Energy and Trees For Houston partner to give away 2,500 shade trees by The Observer

November 2014: 

Swift action nets $300,000 settlement for illegal tree removal on Kirby Drive

City nets $300,000 settlement for illegal tree removal by Houston Chronicle 

TREES ILLEGALLY BUTCHERED: Beautiful oak trees illegally butchered in fast food restaurant renovation: City tree lovers fighting mad by CultureMap

League City celebrates Arbor Day with tree planting by Houston Chronicle 

Editorial: Respect the trees A brazen cutting down of six mature oaks hints at businesses' entitled attitude. by Houston Chronicle 

Friday letters: Trees and Houston by Houston Chronicle 

October 2014:

City to seek damages after restaurant cuts down trees by Houston Chronicle 

Exploration Green protected from commercial development forever by The Citizen

West U Trees Available by NewsWestU.com

September 2014:

Tree and Wetland Nurseries Open House at Exploration Green Saturday by The Citizen

Win a date, aid reforestation by Houston Chronicle

August 2014:

Houston's newest neighborhood park looks like a million dollars, but it was a long time coming by CultureMap

Extensive tree program gets kudos for Energy Corridor by Houston Chronicle

Heat shmeat. Talk fall planting, protection of Heights trees by Houston Chronicle

July 2014:

Precinct 3 to open new park in the Cypress area by Houston Chronicle

RedBuds Young Professionals hosts "A Toast to Summer" by CultureMap

Trees For Houston gives away thousands of seedlings by The Observer

June 2014:

Beautification effort expands on FM 1960 by Houston Chronicle

Houston's Top Young Professionals: 10 YP groups that make doing good feel like a hot party by CultureMap

Scientists explore using trees to clean pollution by The Seattle Times

May 2014:

More upgrades sought for Nellie Keyes Park  by Houston Chronicle

April 2014: 

Centerpoint Energy and Trees for Houston partner to give away 2,500 shade trees by The Pasadena Citizen

Davey promotes VP and GM by Lawn&Landscape

Exploration Green breaks ground in Clear Lake by The Bay Area Citizen

RedBuds Host Let's Derby Ya'll by H Texas Magazine

March 2014:

CenterPoint Energy and Trees For Houston partner to give away 2,500 shade trees by Deer Park Broadcaster

Westbury gardeners raise funds toward land purchase by Houston Chronicle

February 2014:

Get vegetable gardening tips at Green Thumb lecture  by Houston Chronicle

Going for the green Volunteer teams race to plant trees by Houston Chronicle

Gov. Perry appoints Madison to University of Houston system board of regents by The Journal Friendswood

TIRZ 17 approves amenities for Lumpkin Road rebuild project by Memorial Examiner

Trees add quality of life to the are by Houston Chronicle

Volunteers plant 1100 trees in less than 131 minutes in northwest Houston by Houston Community Newspapers

January 2014:

100 year old tree destroyed by developers is transformed into handcrafted furniture by CultureMap

New Year brings big advances for Clear Lake by The Bay Area Citizen

Trees For Houston conducts education course by The Pasadena Citizen 

Trees For Houston volunteers to plant 1,000 trees at Agnes Moffitt Park by The Observer Lake Houston

 

 

 

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