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State Urban Forester
As seen on Episode #508 of Iowa Public Television's (IPTV) program "IOWA OUTDOORS" (click on link to view segment)
Iowa Department of Natural Resources Forestry Bureau has received a federal grant through the USDA Forest Service to assist
communities with populations greater than 5,000 by training and educating city staff, tree board members, and active community members to enable them to develop and maintain sustainable forestry programs. For information and to apply, please click on the links below. Applications will be available July 1, 2015 and due by September 1,2015.
Sustainable Community Forestry Assistance and Training Grant-Explanation and Instructions
Sustainable Urban Forestry Assistance and Training Grant – Training Request Application
For additional information please contact Laura Wagner, grant coordinator, at (515) 725-8456 or
This grant is designed to provide hands-on learning opportunities and to connect youth with nature through tree planting on school grounds and other public areas. Funding is for $1,000 – 5,000 per project and can be used to purchase trees and mulch. Grants are awarded each spring and fall. The most current grant application and instructions are below:
Trees For Kids Grant Application – Spring 2016
Trees For Kids Grant Application - Spring 2016
Trees For Kids Grant Application Instructions
Trees For Kids Nursery Notification letter and specifications
Trees For Kids Earth Month Celebration
For more information please contact Laura Wagner, Trees For Kids program coordinator, at (515) 725-8456 or
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